Sunset Lake, southcentral Minnesota
Sunset Lake is on a tributary of Minnesota River in Dakota County, Minnesota and is used for flood control purposes. Construction was completed in 1983. It has a normal surface area of 8 acres. It is owned by the City Of Burnsville.
Sunset Lake is of earthen construction. Its height is 21 feet with a length of 820 feet. Maximum discharge is 3000 cubic feet per second. Its capacity is 200 acre feet. Normal storage is 30 acre feet. It drains an area of 5 square miles.
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