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Yellowtail Dam

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Total Water Storage at Elevation1,381,189.00 acre-ft at 3,660.00 ft
Maximum Water Surface Elevation 1,381,189.00 acre-ft at 3,660.00 ft
Spillway TypeConcrete tunnel through the left abutment, controlled by two 25- by 64.4- ft radial gates.
Spillway Capacity at Elevation92,000.00 cfs at 3,660.00 ft
Outlet Works Capacity at Elevation2,500.00 cfs

Last updated: Apr 02, 2013