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Nevada Flood Chronology

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Toby Welborn
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Mailing Address
USGS
Nevada Water Science Center
2730 N. Deer Run Rd.
Carson City, NV 89701

 

 

 

Walker River Basin

Walker River near Wabuska, NV

Gaging Station 10301500

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)
6/11/1903
9641,6
5/27/1904
1,5601,6
6/15/1905
6131,6
7/10/1906
3,2801,6
7/06/1907
2,8101,6
6/04/1920
2591,6
36
6/17/1921
7901,6
6/08/1922
2,2201,6
5/22/1923
8701,6
10/01/1923
2901,6
7/21/1925
3151,6
6/12/1926
1191,6
6/20/1927
1,5501,6
5/28/1928
4081,6
5/24/1929
761,6
5/28/1930
821,6
36
6/03/1931
401,6
6/29/1932
1,2501,6
6/18/1933
1261,6
6/21/1934
1291,6
6/15/1935
5181,6
6/14/1940
8631,6
36
6/23/1941
1,8001,6
6/13/1942
2,0001,6
1/25/1943
2,4201,6
4/10/1944
2711,6
6/25/1945
2,6301,6
5/10/1946
1,3001,6
11/26/1946
2971,6
1/28/1948
1141,6
2/20/1949
2001,6
1/27/1950
1351,6
12/11/1950
1,7501,6
6/01/1952
1,8001,6
6/22/1953
9551,6
5/18/1954
1671,6
1/23/1955
2601,6
6/13/1956
2,3501,6
6/07/1957
5351,6
6/24/1958
1,8801,6
10/08/1958
3166
4
2/11/1960
1281,6
3
8/26/1961
2626
4
6/26/1962
4866
5
6/23/1963
2,3206
10
3/16/1964
1706
4
6/14/1965
9226
7
11/29/1965
7426
6
7/07/1967
2,1106
10
2/23/1968
5326
6
6/18/1969
2,6806
11
6/28/1970
9356
7
6/29/1971
1,0606
7
3/07/1972
3216
5
6/03/1973
1,4806
8
6/17/1974
1,0406
7
6/14/1975
1,3506
8
7/25/1976
2016
4
6/21/1977
1746
4
4/17/1978
4156
5
6/01/1979
1,0006
7
7/05/1980
2,2206
10
2/21/1981
2586
5
7/02/1982
2,0606
9
6/21/1983
2,5006
11
6/02/1984
1,5106
8
10/19/1984
3306
5
6/06/1986
2,7706
11
3/05/1987
3466
6
6/26/1988
4076
5
6/06/1989
1766
5
11/04/1989
1046
4
4/13/1991
856
4
5/20/1992
1226
5
5/27/1993
2906
6
10/25/1993
6166
9
7/14/1995
2,5006
11
5/19/1996
1,6906
9
New Years 1997
1/06/1997
2,6006
11
6/17/1998
1,8206
10
6/16/1999
1,4706
9
5/27/2000
2216
5
5/13/2001
2016
5
5/21/2002
1376
5
8/23/2003
2096
5
6/17/2004
1456
5
6/01/2005
1,7906
10
5/24/2006
2,2406
11
11/02/2006
2016
5
5/27/2008
2776
5
6/03/2009
2096
5
6/30/2010
7996
8
7/02/2011
1,8106
10
11/02/2011
2016
5
5/15/2013
966
4
  • 1Discharge is a Maximum Daily Average
  • 6Discharge affected by Regulation or Diversion

 

Annual Peak Flows:

 

Flood Frequency:

Flood frequency analyses for regulated streams or for streams with diversions that will affect peak flow are beyond the scope of this project.  Peak flows on these types of streams are dependent on variable operations associated with upstream reservoirs or diversions.

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