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

Buckeye Wash at East Valley Road near Minden, NV

Gaging Station 10309075

Provisional Data Statement

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Flood Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak
(cfs)
Stage
(feet)
7/14/1992
3,000
July 1994
7/22/1994
1,300
3/10/1995
500
January 1997
1/02/1997
200
9/26/1998
80
7/20/2003
140
6
7/03/2004
990
6
12/31/2005
120
6
6/08/2009
1
5
1/13/2010
2
7/30/2011
67
5
7/23/2012
60
5

 

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
50 61.9 1.4 129.5
42.92 87.3 1.4 173
20 325.3 325.3 325.3
10 805.4 805.4 805.4
4 2183 2183 2183
2 4227 4227 4227
1 7745 4227 70310000000
0.5 13610 4227 70310000000
0.2 27280 4227 70310000000

 

 

 

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