Stoaty
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Oroville 17 March Spectacular Re-Opening of Main Spillway

Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:47 am

I ran across this interesting 20 minute video showing the re-opening of the spillway at Oroville dam. They got the flow rate up to 50,000 cubic feet per second (1/3 of the original design specification):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQe0J5NLLT4
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Re: Oroville 17 March Spectacular Re-Opening of Main Spillway

Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:55 pm

Hey Stoaty.....thanks for the post. The video was very interesting!
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