Bolivar Dam

Time of last update: 0531 EST 22 AUG 2014

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NOTE: All official forecasts are published by the National Weather Service.


Current Pool: 921.04 (ft)at 0400
Summer Pool: * 895.00  
Winter Pool: * 895.00  
Alert Pool: 925.00  
Record Pool: 951.65 (14 Jan 2005 )
Spillway Crest: 962.00  
Top of Dam: 985.50 (with Parapet Wall)
* This is a dry dam. Seasonal Pool Elevations indicate Run of River.
Click on "Current Pool" for last 3 days lake elevation.


Outflow Discharge Controls
Current Outflow as of 0330 was 1761.20 (cfs)
Current Auxiliary gage at Bolivar as of 0330 was 5.52(ft)
  SUMMER (April 16 - Nov 30) WINTER (Dec 1 - April 15)
  Stage (ft) Flow (cfs) Stage (ft) Flow (cfs)
Minimum: Open River** Open River**
Maximum w/o Directive: Open River** Open River**
Maximum w/ Directive: 17.00 2400.00 18.00 3000.00


Bolivar Impact Elevations
Above 905.0: Dueber Ave, 1.25 miles northeast of dam, flooded.
Above 907.0: Intersection of Gracemont and Dueber Ave, 1 mile northeast of dam in Henliens Corner, flooded.
Above 925.4: Sandyville Road (C.R.107) flooded from Dover-Zoar Road (C.R.82) to intersection of Ridge Road (C.R.104) at Sandyville where road gates are installed on each end.
Above 930.0: Hand gate at Sparta Ceramic Co. levee flooded.
Above 931.0: Downing St and Dueber Ave, 1.5 miles north of dam, flooded.
Above 935.0: Close gate stem at East Sparta Levee.
Above 937.0: Flap gates at Magnolia Levee flooded. Jennie Brick Road (T.R. 82) closed 1 3/4 miles east of S.R. 800.
Above 938.5: Dover-Zoar (C.R. 82) at Sandyville (C.R. 107) closes.
Above 942.25: North Orchard Road (CR103) closes one mile from the St Rt 212 intersection.
Above 943.5: Dover-Zoar Road (CR 82) closes just east of North Orchard Road (CR 103) and North Orchard Rd (CR 103) closes
                      just north of the intersection at Dover-Zoar Rd (CR 82).
Above 946.0: Imperial Road (T.R. 180) closes at Tuscarawas/Carroll County line.
Above 947.0: Crossroads Road (S.R. 108) closes at Sandyville to S.R. 800.
Above 948.0: Route 542, 0.5 miles south of Magnolia, flooded.
Above 948.4: Jennie Brick Road (T.R. 82) closes one mile east of S.R. 800.
Above 949.3: Indian Mound Road (T.R. 50) closes and isolates/landlocks 10 residents.
Above 950.2: State Rt. 8 or 800, 1 mile south of shopping center at Cross Roads, flooded.
Above 952.0: Old Rt. 8 at north end of East Spart flooded;
                      Willowdale Ave. and Westbook St. 2000 ft north of Magnolia flooded.
Above 955.0: Gaging station at Waynesburg, 2000 ft north of red light, flooded.
Above 960.0: Close (and sandbag) road gate on S.R. 183 at Magnolia Levee;
                      Route 43 north of Waynesburg, 3000 ft north of red light, flooded.
Above 962.0: Close (and sandbag) road gate on S.R. 542 at Magnolia Levee.
Red indicates current conditions
Orange indicates pool within 1' of the impacting elevation