Thermalito Diversion Pool

Reservoir Levels Weather Hydrology


Thermalito Diversion Pool is a man-made reservoir located in California, USA. It was built in 1967 as part of the Oroville Dam project to provide flood control, irrigation, and hydroelectric power generation. The pool has a storage capacity of 285,000 acre-feet of water and is fed by several rivers, including the Feather and Yuba Rivers. In addition, the pool receives water from the Sierra Nevada snowpack, which acts as a crucial source of water for the surrounding agricultural community. The Thermalito Diversion Pool is also used for recreational activities such as fishing, boating, and swimming. The surface flow is regulated by the Oroville Dam release and the pool is also used for power generation through a hydroelectric facility.

June 15, 2024

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Storage 24hr Change None%
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Minimum 1 acre-ft
2021-09-15
Maximum 524 acre-ft
2022-09-09
Average 105 acre-ft
Nid_Height 143
Hydraulic_Height 135
Drainage_Area 3640
Year_Completed 1967
Dam_Height 143
Structural_Height 143
Primary_Dam_Type Concrete
Foundations Rock
Surface_Area 323
Hazard_Potential High
Outlet_Gates Tainter (radial) - 14
Nid_Storage 13328
River_Or_Stream Feather River
Dam_Length 1300

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