Wateree Dam (Lake Wateree)

Field Descriptions

Dam Name: Wateree
NID ID: SC00485
Longitude: -80.7015
Latitude: 34.33333
County: KERSHAW
River: CATAWBA RIVER
State: SC
Nearest City: CAMDEN, SC
Distance: 8.00 miles
Owner Name: DUKE ENERGY CAROLINAS, LLC
Owner Type: Private
Dam Designer: WATEREE POWER COMPANY
Private Dam? No
Core: Homogeneous Dam (Position)
Concrete (Type)
Known (Certainty)
Foundation: RK
Purposes: Hydroelectric
Year Completed: 1919
Dam Length: 1370 feet
Dam Height: 92 feet
Structural Height: 92 feet
Hydraulic Height: 92 feet
Maximum Discharge: 987450 cu ft/sec
Maximum Storage: 262394 acre-feet
Normal Storage: 262394 acre-feet
Surface Area: 13250 acres
Drainage Area: 4750 square miles
Hazard Potential: High
Emergency Action Plan? Yes
Inspection Date: 2012-05-02
Inspection Frequency: 1
State Regulated Dam? No
Spillway Type: Uncontrolled
Spillway Width: 1450 feet
Federal Regulatory Agency:
Federal Inspection Agency:
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