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

 

 

 

Walker River Basin

Little Walker River near Bridgeport, CA

Gaging Station 10295500

Provisional Data Statement

 

Streamflow Data from NWISweb:

Real Time || Daily Streamflow Statistics || Peak Streamflow

 

Peak Flow Data:

Flood Event Discharge Date Peak
(cfs)
Stage
(feet)
2/02/1945
660
3
5/20/1946
231
2
5/22/1947
218
2
6/25/1948
218
2
6/10/1949
271
2
5/31/1950
283
2
12/03/1950
650
3
6/07/1952
490
2
6/18/1953
289
2
5/19/1954
259
2
6/09/1955
350
2
December 1955
12/23/1955
994
3
6/03/1957
340
2
6/23/1958
428
2
6/05/1959
134
1
6/03/1960
169
2
8/22/1961
272
2
6/21/1962
315
2
February 1963
1/31/1963
1,510
3
8/06/1964
158
1
7/18/1965
380
2
5/21/1966
163
1
7/03/1967
780
2
6/02/1968
199
2
6/05/1969
584
3
6/03/1970
284
2
6/26/1971
374
2
5/31/1972
255
2
5/30/1973
489
2
6/12/1974
352
2
6/06/1975
489
2
5/14/1976
109
1
6/09/1977
125
1
6/08/1978
352
2
1/11/1979
760
3
7/01/1980
512
2
6/05/1981
193
2
4/11/1982
499
2
5/28/1983
696
3
5/30/1984
341
2
6/07/1985
174
2
3/08/1986
1,030
3
5/16/1996
1,200
3
New Years 1997
1/02/1997
2,540
6
7/10/1998
359
3
5/28/1999
341
3
5/28/2000
253
3
5/16/2001
253
3
5/31/2002
270
3
5/29/2003
380
3
5/28/2004
153
2
5/20/2005
485
3
5/19/2006
507
3
5/20/2007
145
2
5/20/2008
254
3

 

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 89.2 55.4 123
99 98.6 65.3 129.9
95 133.5 101.4 161.4
90 159.7 127.9 190.1
80 201.8 168 240
66.67 255.5 214.3 305.5
50 333.3 278.1 403.7
42.92 374.3 311.2 457.4
20 593.2 482.2 776.7
10 826.9 650.4 1200
4 1207 896.6 2116
2 1562 1103 3250
1 1989 1330 4989
0.5 2499 1577 7653
0.2 3329 1940 13450

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