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00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

Water year 2021: 2020-10-01 to 2021-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
06773500 Prairie Creek near Silver Creek, Nebr.
LOCATION - Lat 41°19'44", long 97°40'30" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.28, T.16 N., R.3 W., Merrick County, NE, Hydrologic Unit 10200103, on the downstream side of bridge on Nebraska Highway 39, 1.1 mi northwest of Silver Creek, NE.
DRAINAGE AREA - 494 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR NE-97-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 1949 to September 1953. October 1996 to September 2001. October 2002 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemetry. Datum of gage is 1,550 ft above sea level, from topographic map. August 1949 to September 1953, at datum 0.98 ft lower.
REMARKS - Accuracy of records for water years prior to 2014 are noted in the individual Annual Data Reports for those water years. For water years 2014 onward, records good except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor, unless otherwise noted.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 2,210 ft³/s, June 11, 2008, gage height, 10.29 ft.