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

Johnson Wash at Fremont Drive near Minden, NV

Gaging Station 1030909087

Provisional Data Statement

 

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Flood Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak Stage
8/05/1991
350
7/14/1992
1,200
July 1994
7/22/1994
1,400
3/10/1995
15
1/02/1997
30
7/20/2003
19
16
7/29/2005
210
17
12/31/2005
1
2/12/2007
1
1/04/2008
0
6/03/2009
27
15
1/13/2010
2
7/30/2011
66
16
7/23/2012
400
17

 

 

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 3 0 15.4
42.92 6.3 0 39.7
20 100.8 15.8 1616
10 620.3 84.2 25690
4 4236 395.5 1015000
2 14530 1009 16530000
1 43740 2248 254500000
0.5 119400 4510 2463000000
0.2 400500 9995 35050000000

 

 

 

 

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