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

Daggett Creek near Genoa,NV

Gaging Station 10310400

Provisional Data Statement

 

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Flood Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak
(cfs)
Stage
(feet)
5/09/1966
4
1
6/27/1967
15
2
10/02/1967
22
1
8/03/1969
15
1
1/16/1970
16
1
8/05/1971
63
3
9/26/1972
10
1
7/06/1973
14
1
1/17/1974
14
1
3/24/1975
13
1
8/15/1976
11
1
2/21/1977
23
1
6/27/1978
16
1
1/11/1979
22
2
January 1980
1/13/1980
19
1
2/14/1981
6
1
2/15/1982
49
2
10/26/1982
24
2
3/08/1989
7
1
7/16/1990
5
1
8/14/1991
23
2
10/26/1991
21
1
1/20/1993
13
1
10/05/1993
6
1
3/10/1995
9
1
5/16/1996
17
1
January 1997
1/01/1997
42
2
1/18/1998
5
1
5/25/1999
6
1
10/28/1999
7
1
7/10/2001
6
1
11/24/2001
5
1
8/21/2003
15
1
12/24/2003
6
1
5/16/2005
4
1
New Year 2006
12/31/2005
34
2
11/03/2006
6
1
1/04/2008
7
1
6/01/2009
7
1
10/13/2009
11
1
3/16/2011
9
1
1/21/2012
23
2

 

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 2.7 1.4 3.9
99 3 1.7 4.2
95 4.4 3 5.5
90 5.4 4 6.7
80 7 5.5 8.6
66.67 9 7.3 11.2
50 11.9 9.6 15
42.92 13.5 10.8 17
20 21.5 17 29.3
10 29.8 22.9 45.6
4 43 31.3 80.5
2 54.9 38.1 123
1 68.9 45.4 187.3
0.5 85.2 53.1 283.7
0.2 110.9 64.1 488.4

 

 

 

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