Santa Clara Valley Water District

RESERVOIR 4004 - CHESBRO RESERVOIR

ALERT ID 1470


Location
Latitude: 37 07' 00" N
Longitude: 121 41' 34" W
Locaide: 43 61-35


Description
Located along Oak Glen Avenue in the foothills southwest of Morgan Hill. Center of dam located on Llagas Creek directly off of Oak Glen Avenue.
Period of Record
SCVWD record begins October 9, 1960 with continuous operation to the present.
Station Information
Radio telemetry ALERT station. Design Analysis H350 Gas Purge System.
Area / Capacity Curve
Last aerial survey was completed on April 4, 1989. Current storage and surface area ratings applied October 1, 1989.
General Information
Drainage Area: 19.5 Square Miles
Year Constructed: 1955
Reservoir Capacity: 8,952 Acre Feet
Reservoir Surface Area (full): 265 Acres
Local Datum (water surface measurements): "Local" Elevation
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