Nevada Water Science Center


Nevada Flood Chronology

Contact Information

Toby Welborn
Geographer
Phone: (775) 887-7671
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Mailing Address
USGS
Nevada Water Science Center
2730 N. Deer Run Rd.
Carson City, NV 89701

 

 

 

Carson River Basin

Genoa Canyon Creek at Genoa

Gaging Station 10310410

Provisional Data Statement

 

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Flood Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak
(cfs)
Stage
(feet)
1/01/1997
150
4/02/2002
2
10
1/22/2003
1
10
6/10/2004
0
10
5/12/2005
2
10
12/31/2005
28
14
2/10/2007
2
11
1/04/2008
1
11
3/02/2009
4
12
3/29/2010
6
12
3/16/2011
5
12
1/21/2012
2
12

 

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 0.3 0 0.7
99 0.3 0 0.8
95 0.6 0.1 1.3
90 0.9 0.3 1.8
80 1.4 0.6 3
66.67 2.3 1.1 5.2
50 3.9 1.9 9.8
42.92 5 2.3 13.1
20 12.8 5.5 47.6
10 25.5 9.9 142.7
4 55.6 18.5 628.7
2 94.7 27.9 1986
1 155.9 40.1 6448
0.5 250 56 21440
0.2 452.4 83.4 79350

 

 

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