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

North Fork Kings Canyon Creek near Carson City, NV

Gaging Station 10311090

Provisional Data Statement

 

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Flood Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak
(cfs)
Stage
(feet)
7/12/1989
1
2
12/12/1989
2
2
3/04/1991
1
2
6/16/1992
2
2
8/27/1993
2
10/02/1993
1
2
7/07/1995
4
2
5/16/1996
4
2
January 1997
1/02/1997
140
4
3/24/1998
4
2
10/16/1998
11
3
10/28/1999
4
2
10/11/2000
1
2
11/24/2001
1
2
11/08/2002
1
2
2/16/2004
2
2
10/17/2004
3
2
New Year 2006
12/31/2005
12
3
2/24/2007
4
2
1/04/2008
1
2
10/04/2008
1
2
10/13/2009
2
2

 

Annual Peak Flows:

 

Flood Frequency:

Regulation immediately above site, short period of record, and high outlier associated with 1997 Flood. Flood frequency analysis is not appropriate for this site.

 

 

 

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