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12 Mile Creek at W. BRANCH 12 MILE CREEK AT DUMONT Stage (ft)USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDMTM5(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:00AM Dec 1, 2021)Flood Stage is 6 ft
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NOTE: Graphical forecasts are not available for the 12 Mile Creek at W. BRANCH 12 MILE CREEK AT DUMONT. During times of high water, forecast crest information can be found in the text products.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 6
Action Stage: 5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.63 ft on 04/06/1997
(2) 12.35 ft on 04/13/2001
(3) 11.71 ft on 03/29/2019
(4) 11.45 ft on 04/04/2011
(5) 11.42 ft on 07/22/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.71 ft on 03/29/2019
(2) 11.42 ft on 07/22/2018
(3) 7.73 ft on 06/15/2017
(4) 8.63 ft on 07/14/2016
(5) 8.28 ft on 05/19/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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13 Gage is under water
12 Top of the levee on the west bank
11.5 Water is over the road/bridge
11 Water to top of bridge
10 Water reaches the bottom of the bridge
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Latitude: 45.716111° N, Longitude: 96.348333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 6 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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824 Brown County 14 South
Aberdeen, SD 57401
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