Communities just downstream of California's Lake Oroville dam would not receive adequate warning or time for evacuations if the 770-foot-tall dam itself - rather than its spillways - were to abruptly fail, the state water agency that operates the nation's tallest dam repeatedly advised federal regulators a half-decade ago....

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    A towering spillway at the nation's tallest dam was crumbling, and tens of thousands of people were fleeing for their lives ... would not have time to evacuate if the dam abruptly failed. They urged California's Department of Water Resources to install ...
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  • AP Exclusive: If Oroville Dam failed, people likely stuck
    Communities immediately downstream of California's Lake Oroville dam would not receive ... immediately downstream would have time and warning to get out if the dam itself failed, Sheriff Kory Honea in Butte County, where Lake Oroville is located ...
    02/17/2017 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • AP Exclusive: If California dam failed, people likely stuck
    Communities immediately downstream of California’s Lake Oroville dam would not receive adequate warning or time for evacuations if the 770-foot-tall dam itself — rather than its spillways — were to abruptly fail, the state water agency that operates ...
    02/16/2017 - 12:29 pm | View Link
  • AP Exclusive: If Oroville Dam Failed, People Likely Stuck
    OROVILLE (AP) – Communities just downstream of California ... dam’s flood-control spillways, authorities have stressed that they do not believe the dam itself is threatened. Sunday’s precautionary evacuation order was eased by mid-week to allow ...
    02/16/2017 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • AP Exclusive: If Oroville Dam Failed, People Likely Stuck
    The main spillway at Oroville Dam ... mid-week to allow people to return to the 16,000-resident town of Oroville and other communities. The federal-state discussion about the worst-case scenario over the years highlights steps that California’s water ...
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