Nevada Water Science Center


Nevada Flood Chronology

Contact Information

Toby Welborn
Geographer
Phone: (775) 887-7671
Email:

 

Mailing Address
USGS
Nevada Water Science Center
2730 N. Deer Run Rd.
Carson City, NV 89701

 

 

 

Carson River Basin

Bryant Creek near Gardnerville, NV

Gaging Station 10308800

Provisional Data Statement

 

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Peak Flow Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak
(cfs)
Stage
(feet)
8/07/1961
8
1
4/09/1962
58
2
February 1963
1/31/1963
975
6
11/15/1963
24
1
4/21/1965
99
2
3/12/1966
25
1
3/16/1967
278
3
2/23/1968
28
1
1/26/1969
176
3
5/05/1972
100
2
3/25/1978
19
1
1/11/1979
78
2
January 1980
1/13/1980
442
3
3/10/1995
1,060
8
2/05/1996
236
6
January 1997
1/02/1997
1,360
9
3/24/1998
356
7
2/07/1999
103
6
2/14/2000
40
6
4/22/2001
22
5
4/02/2002
15
5
11/08/2002
25
5
3/18/2004
70
6
5/16/2005
156
7
12/31/2005
971
11
3/14/2007
7
6
3/13/2008
9
6
3/02/2009
9
6
5/03/2010
28
6
3/16/2011
277
8
1/21/2012
14
6

 

Annual Peak Flows:

 

Flood Frequency:

Additional flood-frequency descriptions will be added as available.

Annual Exceedance Probablity (percent) Annual Exceedance Flow
(cfs)
95% Confidence Interval (cfs)
Lower
Upper
99.5 2.2 0.4 5.4
99 3 0.6 6.6
95 7.2 2.6 13
90 11.6 5.2 20.1
80 21.1 11.3 35.9
66.67 37.8 21.8 64.3
50 71 41.7 123.9
42.92 92.8 54.4 165.4
20 258.9 146 549.2
10 526.4 277.9 1438
4 1151 541.5 4904
2 1934 820.9 12190
1 3116 1180 29890
0.5 4859 1631 72430
0.2 8411 2385 229800


 

 

 

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