Ford Creek (aka Crazy Horse Creek)



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.7644718°, -104.6874623°
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2011 ft. (613 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Ford Creek is covered by the Plentywood SW, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Plentywood Creek 1.7 mi
McCoy Creek 3.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Perry Park, CO 657 mi
Limon, CO 658 mi
Larkspur, CO 659 mi
Elbert, CO 660 mi
Leadville, CO 662 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Midby (historical) Man-made 0.2 mi
35N54E20CCAA01 Well Man-made 0.3 mi
35N53E25DDCC01 Well Man-made 1.3 mi
35N53E35BDDB01 Well Man-made 2.9 mi
34N53E01DDCC01 Well Man-made 3.0 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is PLENTYW which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 2,043 feet (32 feet higher than Ford Creek). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January .34" 20.9° -2.3°
February .31" 29.8° 6.6°
March .61" 42.0° 17.7°
April .82" 58.1° 29.1°
May 1.87" 70.4° 40.7°
June 2.74" 79.0° 50.2°
July 2.24" 84.2° 53.4°
August 1.36" 83.5° 51.9°
September 1.36" 71.5° 40.2°
October .72" 58.1° 29.4°
November .41" 37.0° 15.3°
December .37" 24.4° 2.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 96% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 89% of other locations on record.