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 operation to the present.
Radio telemetry GOES station. Waterlog Gas Purge System.
Area / Capacity Curve
New storage and Surface area rating tables applied Ocotober 1st, 2018 based on current survey.
Drainage Area: 32.0 Square Miles
Year Constructed: 1957
Reservoir Capacity: 9,688 Acre Feet
Reservoir Surface Area (full): 269.69 Acres
Local Datum (water elevation measurements): "Local" Elevation
Reservoir Length: 2.2 Miles
Dam Type: Rolled Earth and Rock Fill
Dam Spillway Elevation: 487.5 ft.
Dam Height (crest above streambed): 105 ft.