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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
10244950 Steptoe Creek Near Ely, NV
LOCATION - Lat 39°12'05.54", long 114°41'20.98" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SW 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.32, T.16 N., R.65 E., White Pine County, NV, Hydrologic Unit 16060008, in Humboldt National Forest, on left bank, 0.1 mi downstream from Clear Creek, 0.8 mi upstream from Cave Creek, and 11 mi southeast of Ely.
DRAINAGE AREA - 11.1 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Jun. 1966 to current year. PRECIPITATION: Jul. 1991 to Mar. 1996 (discontinued).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 7,440 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
REMARKS - 10/01/2013-09/30/2014: Records poor. 10/01/2014-09/30/2015: Records fair. 10/01/2015-09/30/2016: Records fair. 10/01/2016-09/30/2017: Records good. 10/01/2017-09/30/2018: Records good. 10/01/2018-09/30/2019: Records fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor.  
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 85 ft³/s, Jul. 21, 1985, gage height, 3.21 ft; minimum daily, 1.5 ft³/s, Feb. 6, 2016.