Longitude: 121° 49' 39" W
Locaide: 34 46-42
Located along Alamitos Road, in the San Vicente Grant. Center of dam located on Alamitos Creek 0.7 miles southwest of New Almaden.
Period of Record
SCVWD record begins October 2, 1960 with continuous operation to the present.
Radio telemetry ALERT station. Design Analysis H350 Gas Purge System.
Area / Capacity Curve
Last aerial survey was completed in September of 1997. Current storage and surface area ratings applied October 1, 1997.
Drainage Area: 12.0 Square Miles
Year Constructed: 1935
Reservoir Capacity: 1,586 Acre Feet
Reservoir Surface Area (full): 59 Acres
Vertical Datum: NAVD 1988 (applied October 1, 1997)
Reservoir Length: 1.1 Miles
Dam Type: Rolled Earth Fill
Dam Crest Elevation: 616.86 ft.
Dam Height (crest above streambed): 108 ft.
Outlet capacity: 190 cfs (246 with canal)