Longitude: 121° 41' 15" W
Locaide: 49 62-28
Located along Uvas Road in the foothills south of Morgan Hill. Center of dam located on Uvas Creek directly off of Uvas Road.
Period of Record
SCVWD record begins October 10, 1960 with continuous operation to the present.
Radio telemetry ALERT station. Design Analysis H350 Gas Purge System.
Area / Capacity Curve
Current storage and surface area ratings applied October 1, 1992.
Drainage Area: 32.0 Square Miles
Year Constructed: 1957
Reservoir Capacity: 9,935 Acre Feet
Reservoir Surface Area (full): 286 Acres
Local Datum (water surface measurements): "Local" Elevation
Reservoir Length: 2.2 Miles
Dam Type: Rolled Earth and Rock Fill
Dam Crest Elevation: 500 ft.
Dam Height (crest above streambed): 105 ft.