Weiss - Highway 411 Dike Dam (Weiss Lake)

Field Descriptions

Dam Name: Weiss - Highway 411 Dike
NID ID: AL01415
Longitude: -85.75333
Latitude: 34.17167
County: CHEROKEE
River: COOSA RIVER
State: AL
Nearest City: CENTRE
Distance: 4.00 miles
Owner Name: ALABAMA POWER COMPANY
Owner Type: Public Utility
Dam Designer: SOUTHERN COMPANY SERVICES
Private Dam? No
Dam Type: Earth
Core: Homogeneous Dam (Position)
Earth (Type)
Known (Certainty)
Foundation: SK
Purposes: Hydroelectric
Year Completed: 1961
Dam Length: 8500 feet
Dam Height: 90 feet
Structural Height: 90 feet
Hydraulic Height: 19 feet
Maximum Storage: 306400 acre-feet
Normal Storage: 306400 acre-feet
Surface Area: 30200 acres
Drainage Area: 5273 square miles
Hazard Potential: High
Emergency Action Plan? Yes
Inspection Date: 2012-03-21
Inspection Frequency: 1
State Regulated Dam? No
Spillway Type: None
Spillway Width: 0 feet
Federal Regulatory Agency:
Federal Inspection Agency:
Source Agency:

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