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

Slinkard Creek tributary near Topaz, CA

Gaging Station 10296800

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)
February 1963
1/31/1963
22
8
9/01/1964
02,B
12/22/1964
8
7
3/01/1966
22,B
7/16/1967
2102
13
4/01/1969
52,B
1/26/1970
8
7
7/18/1971
5
7
2/06/1972
0
  • 2Discharge is an Estimate
  • BMonth or Day of occurrence is unknown or not exact

 

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
80 0.2 0 0.7
66.67 0.6 0 2.4
50 1.8 0.1 10.7
42.92 3 0.3 21.1
20 17.9 3.4 300
10 60.2 10.3 2561
4 222.9 29.8 43040
2 523.7 56.8 358600
1 1136 98.7 1957000
0.5 2321 159.2 9358000
0.2 5551 276.6 68460000

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