Claude Hutcherson Number 4 Dam



Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.9000362°, -103.2671696°
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4665 ft. (1422 m.)

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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Claude Hutcherson Number 4 Dam is covered by the Hayden, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

Claude Hutcherson Number Four Reservoir Water 0.0 mi
Draw Well Man-made 0.3 mi
Hutcherson Ranch Man-made 0.5 mi
Claude Hutcherson Number Three Reservoir Water 0.5 mi
Patman Well Man-made 0.7 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is AMISTAD 5 which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 4,445 feet (220 feet lower than Claude Hutcherson Number 4 Dam). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January .28" 48.0° 17.2°
February .31" 53.0° 20.7°
March .71" 60.6° 27.7°
April .87" 68.5° 36.3°
May 2.19" 76.9° 46.3°
June 1.95" 86.6° 56.0°
July 2.66" 90.3° 61.0°
August 2.84" 87.9° 59.8°
September 1.61" 80.7° 50.8°
October 1.16" 71.2° 38.8°
November .61" 58.0° 26.8°
December .40" 48.6° 18.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 70% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 56% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 84% of other locations on record.