Dam Number 8

Dams

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:
33.0028946°, -95.7405167°
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Elevation

449 ft. (137 m.)

Topographic Map

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. Dam Number 8 is covered by the Brashear, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Cooper, TX 26 mi
Pecan Gap, TX 31 mi
Ladonia, TX 31 mi
Wolfe City, TX 32 mi
Celeste, TX 33 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Soil Conservation Service Lake 21 Water 0.0 mi
Reddig Creek Water 1.3 mi
Welch Cemetery Man-made 1.5 mi
Big Creek Water 1.6 mi
Soil Conservation Service Site 23 Reservoir Water 1.6 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 EM which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 435 feet (14 feet lower than Dam Number 8). 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 3.04" 53.1° 31.6°
February 3.34" 58.5° 35.7°
March 3.88" 66.8° 43.8°
April 3.72" 74.0° 51.3°
May 5.31" 80.4° 60.1°
June 4.19" 87.3° 67.9°
July 2.33" 92.4° 71.1°
August 2.23" 93.0° 69.8°
September 2.98" 86.5° 63.4°
October 4.66" 76.7° 52.2°
November 3.89" 64.5° 41.8°
December 3.93" 55.5° 33.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 66% of other locations on record.