Little Panoche Detention Dam


Structural Height151.0 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)85.0 ft
Top Parapet (Elevation)
Spillway Crest Elevation641.5 ft
Crest Elevation676.0 ft
Crest Length
Crest Width
Base Width
Volume of Dam Construction Materials
Streambed at Dam Axis556.0 ft
Top of Exclusive Flood Control Pool (Elevation)
Top of Joint Use Pool (Elevation)
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)
Top of Inactive Conservation Pool (Elevation)
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)590.0 ft

Hydraulics & Hydrology
Total Water Storage at Elevation
Maximum Water Surface Elevation
Normal Water Surface Elevation
Spillway Type
Auxiliary SpillwayNo
Spillway Capacity at Elevation3220 cfs at 670.4 ft
Auxiliary Spillway Capacity at Elevation
Uncontrolled Spillway Capacity at Elevation
Outlet Works Capacity at Elevation1040 cfs at 670.4 ft
Diversion Capacity at Elevation
Drainage Area81.8 sq mi
Hydrometeorological Report (HMR)HMR 58
Probable Maximum Flood (PMF) Report

Contact Information
TitleArea Office Manager
OrganizationSouth-Central California Area Office
Address1243 "N" Street
CityFresno, CA 93721-1813
Phone (Office)559-487-5116
OrganizationCalifornia Department of Water Resources
AddressSan Luis Field Division
CityGustine, CA 93522
Phone (Office)209 827-5150
WatercourseLittle Panoche Creek

Last updated: Jun 04, 2009