Accession Number:

ADA165550

Title:

Flood Emergency Plan, Mount Morris Dam Genesee River Watershed, New York.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS BUFFALO NY BUFFALO DISTRICT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

118.0

Abstract:

The two-volume report provides the flood emergency plan for Mount Morris Dam. This document, Volume I, contains a Main Report and three Appendices B,C, and D. The Main Report generally summarizes data found in the Appendices and utilizes suitable plates originally presented in Appendix A. Appendix B Emergency Identification Subplan describes procedures and means for assuring reliable identification and evaluation of potential, impending and existing emergency situations, affecting the operation and safety of the dam, related to the two failure conditions, the SDFPMF without dam failure, and sabotage to project features. Appendix C Emergency Operations and Repair Subplan specifies the emergency operations to be implemented and repairs to be considered upon flood warning conditionand emergency condition declarations for cases of high reservoir level, excess seepageinternal drainage system malfunction, spillway discharges and dam failure. Appendix D Notification Subplan specifies notifications and other actions upon flood warning condition and emergency condition declarations, coordinated among the Corps of Engineers, National Weather Service, and state and local agencies. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE