Giant Intake Vortex – Denison Dam, Lake Texoma (VIDEO)

Check Out This Rare “Sofa Shark” That Was Caught Near Scotland
October 5, 2015
Big ships having problems with menhaden
October 8, 2015

Check out this drone video of an intake vortex at Lake Texoma:

The video descriptions explains what is causing the vortex:

“Here’s a very unique view of an intake vortex, created as water enters the Denison Dam spillway on Lake Texoma.

The vortex is approximately 8 feet in diameter and capable of sucking in a full-sized boat, so please heed all safety buoys and caution signs.

This is a normal occurrence when flood waters are released from the reservoir via flood control gates.”

Source: usacetulsa via Youtube

Comments are closed.