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Water-Year Summary for Site 06610720

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Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
06610720 Big Papillion Creek near Bennington, Nebr.
LOCATION - Lat 41°22'44", long 96°10'57" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in sec.09, T.16 N., R.11 E., Douglas County, NE, Hydrologic Unit 10230006, at downstream side of bridge on State Highway 36, 1.6 mi northwest of Bennington.
DRAINAGE AREA - 97.6 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Annual maximum, October 2003 to September 2008, October 2009 to September 2011. April 2012 to current year (seasonal records only).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemetry. Datum of gage is 1,070.16 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to April 28, 2012, datum of gage in use was 1,069.70 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.
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 fair except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor, unless otherwise noted. Seasonal Water Year record generally collected from October 1-31 and March 1 to September 30.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 8,730 ft³/s, August 23, 2016, gage height, 24.84 ft.