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. Cow Creek is covered by the Mount Vernon, NE US Topo Map quadrantFree US Topo Map PDF Order Waterproof Printed Topo Map
|West Fork Cottonwood Creek||11.1 mi|
|Farmers Elevator Company Elevator||Man-made||1.4 mi|
|Lodgepole and the Union Pacific Railroad Historical Marker||Man-made||1.5 mi|
|Interchange 76||Man-made||2.0 mi|
|Perdu (historical)||Man-made||2.8 mi|
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 LODGEP which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 3,832 feet (33 feet higher than Cow 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.
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This location's average summer high temps are higher than 80% of other locations on record.
This location's average winter low temps are lower than 63% of other locations on record.
This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 78% of other locations on record.