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Battle Creek (SD) above Keystone Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 6:00AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 6:15AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 7:00AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 7:15AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 7:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 7:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:00AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:15AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 8:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 8:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 9:00AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:15AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 9:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:00AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:15AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 10:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 10:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:00AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:15AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:30AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:45AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:51AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 11:56AM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:01PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 12:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 12:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 1:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 1:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 1:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 1:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 2:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 2:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 2:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 2:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 3:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 3:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 4:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 4:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 5:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 5:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 6:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 6:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 6:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 7:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 7:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 7:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 7:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:06PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:11PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:16PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.32 ft at 8:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 9:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 10:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 10:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:00PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 11:15PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:30PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 11:45PM Jan 20, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 3:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 3:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 3:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 4:07AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:12AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 4:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 4:17AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 4:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 5:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 5:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 6:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.32 ft at 6:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 8:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 9:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 9:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 10:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 10:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 11:00AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 11:15AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 11:30AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 11:45AM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 12:07PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:12PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 12:17PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 12:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 12:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 1:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 1:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 1:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 1:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 2:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 2:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 2:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 2:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 4:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 4:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 5:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 6:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 6:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 7:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 7:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 8:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:06PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 8:11PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:16PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 8:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 8:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 9:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 9:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 9:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 9:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 10:15PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:45PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 11:00PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:15PM Jan 21, 2021Highest Observation: 4.45 ft at 11:30PM Jan 21, 2021Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:45PM Jan 21, 2021Highest Observation: 4.45 ft at 12:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 12:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 12:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 1:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 1:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 1:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 3:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 3:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 3:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:06AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:11AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 4:16AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 4:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 4:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 5:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 5:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 5:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 5:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 6:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 6:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 6:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 7:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 7:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 7:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 8:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 8:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 8:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 9:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 9:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 9:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 9:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 10:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 10:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 11:00AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:15AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 11:30AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 11:45AM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 12:06PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:11PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:16PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 12:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.18 ft at 1:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.17 ft at 1:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 2:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 2:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 2:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 2:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 3:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 3:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.25 ft at 3:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 4:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 4:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 4:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 4:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 5:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.31 ft at 5:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.32 ft at 5:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 5:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 7:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 7:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:07PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 8:12PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:17PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 8:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 8:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 9:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 9:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 10:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 11:00PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 11:15PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 11:30PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 11:45PM Jan 22, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 12:00AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 12:15AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:30AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 12:45AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:00AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 1:15AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:30AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 1:45AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 2:00AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:15AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:30AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 2:45AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 3:00AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 3:15AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:30AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 3:45AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:00AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.35 ft at 4:07AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 4:12AM Jan 23, 2021Observed: 4.33 ft at 4:17AM Jan 23, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesIRRS2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (5:22AM Jan 23, 2021)ObservedLatest observed value: 4.33 ft at 4:17 AM MST 23-Jan-2021. Flood Stage is 14 ft
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Tabular Data (MST)
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: USGS operates this gage on a seasonal basis. No data are available during winter months.

NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Battle Creek (SD) above Keystone. Only observed stages are available for this point.

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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Keystone
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 8.5
Moderate Flood Stage: 7.5
Flood Stage: 6.5
Action Stage: 5.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 14.50 ft on 06/09/1972
(2) 8.48 ft on 06/18/1999
(3) 6.59 ft on 05/24/2010
(4) 6.15 ft on 05/30/2011
(5) 6.12 ft on 07/17/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 5.95 ft on 05/24/2019
(2) 6.12 ft on 07/17/2018
(3) 5.15 ft on 04/09/2017
(4) 5.10 ft on 05/21/2016
(5) 6.09 ft on 05/24/2015
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 01/01/2007
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14.5 Record flood level reached during the 1972 Flood which destroyed much of Keystone, SD.
8.5 Major Flood Stage. Low spots along Old Hill City Road are covered with water.
7.5 Moderate Flood Stage. Flooding of property along the creek. Access to property across the creek may be impacted.
6.5 Minor Flood Stage. Localized flooding of property along creek.
5.5 Action Stage. Culvert 1 mile downstream fills with water backing up behind the culvert. Water begins to flow along the ditch next to Old Hill City Road.
4.5 Water begins to flow in the creek.
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(1) Gage site
(2) Looking upstream
(3) Looking downstream
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Latitude: 43.904722° N, Longitude: 103.463333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 6.5 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 4600 ft 4605.5 ft 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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