Nevada Water Science Center


Nevada Flood Chronology

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

 

 

 

Walker River Basin

Reese River Canyon near Schurz, NV

Gaging Station 10302010

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)
1/01/1963
602,B
7/31/1965
1,870
9
6/07/1966
0
3
12/06/1966
10
3
1/26/1969
30
4
6/27/1970
70
4
8/28/1971
94
5
9/19/1972
50
4
1/18/1973
150
5
10/23/1973
52
9/10/1975
410
5
6/10/1976
140
5
6/10/1977
10
6
1/01/1978
1002,B
6
8/01/1979
42,B
6
1/13/1980
13
6
6/01/1981
35B
7/01/1982
50B
1/01/1986
1602,B
7
6/28/1991
10
  • 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
90 2.9 0.2 6.3
80 6.4 0.7 13.3
66.67 13.5 3.7 29.5
50 29.9 12.3 70.5
42.92 41.6 18.2 101.8
20 143.3 62.1 454.3
10 328.1 131.7 1477
4 799 281.5 6518
2 1425 447.1 19370
1 2404 662.9 56850
0.5 3887 932.5 166200
0.2 6978 1376 689100

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