Parker Number Two Dam

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:
36.9568175°, -76.9880164°
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Elevation

69 ft. (21 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. Parker Number Two Dam is covered by the Ivor, VA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Dams

Nearby Cities

Wakefield, VA 1 mi
Ivor, VA 6 mi
Dendron, VA 7 mi
Waverly, VA 8 mi
Sedley, VA 12 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Parker Number Two Pond Water 0.1 mi
Parker Number One Pond Water 0.4 mi
Wildcat Swamp Water 0.6 mi
Carroll Lake Water 0.6 mi
Drumwrights Mill (historical) 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 WAKEFIELD 1 NW which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 200 feet (131 feet higher than Parker Number Two 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 4.14" 48.5° 28.8°
February 2.87" 51.6° 31.0°
March 4.32" 60.4° 37.5°
April 3.39" 70.1° 45.1°
May 4.23" 77.3° 53.8°
June 3.62" 84.6° 62.6°
July 4.51" 89.0° 68.2°
August 4.35" 87.0° 65.3°
September 4.74" 81.4° 60.2°
October 3.28" 71.8° 47.4°
November 2.76" 62.3° 39.4°
December 2.84" 52.1° 31.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 63% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 70% of other locations on record.