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June 2018 Flow on Elk Creek near Rapid City, SD (06425100)

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USGS Hydrologic Technician Kammy Durham measuring discharge of Elk Creek near Rapid City, SD (streamgage 06407500), to capture peak flow after heavy rains during the week of June 18, 2018. The flow at this streamgage was 81 cubic feet per second on June 21, 2018. USGS staff collect streamflow information (discharge, river stage, and high water marks) on a regular basis and additional measurements are made during high flows such as June 2018 to ensure the accuracy of the data provided to resource and emergency management agencies and to the public. 


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