Glory Hole in Monticello Dam Napa County, California, United States - is used when a dam is at full capacity and water needs to be drained from the reservoir. It is the largest spillway of this type in the world and consumes 14,400 cubic feet of water every second.

Glory Hole in Monticello Dam Napa County, California, United States - is used when a dam is at full capacity and water needs to be drained from the reservoir. It is the largest spillway of this type in the world and consumes 14,400 cubic feet of water every second.

02/08/2017-Lake Oroville,CA is only releasing water from the dam generators that are currently under routine maintenance (approximately 5000 cfs,  inflow to the lake is much greater), due to spillway erosion. The lake is calculated to reach 100 % capacity by Friday. According to officials, the is no danger to residents downstream. Let it go or overflow, what is it going to be?

Spillway crumbles as California reservoirs max out capacity

02/08/2017-Lake Oroville,CA is only releasing water from the dam generators that are currently under routine maintenance (approximately 5000 cfs, inflow to the lake is much greater), due to spillway erosion. The lake is calculated to reach 100 % capacity by Friday. According to officials, the is no danger to residents downstream. Let it go or overflow, what is it going to be?

Hoover Dam, looks like something from sci-fi for some reason, I LOVE IT!!! :D

Hoover Dam, looks like something from sci-fi for some reason, I LOVE IT!!! :D

Overflowing water draining away down the plughole or spillway overflow from a very full Ladybower Reservoir in the Upper Derwent Valley Derbyshire area of the Peak National Park. Taken in December...

Overflowing water draining away down the plughole or spillway overflow from a very full Ladybower Reservoir in the Upper Derwent Valley Derbyshire area of the Peak National Park. Taken in December...

waterfall inside lake portugal 3 (1)

Covao Do Conchos Is a Waterfall Inside a Lake In Portugal With a 1500 Metre Deep Spillway

waterfall inside lake portugal 3 (1)

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