USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
10321000 Humboldt River Near Carlin, NV
LOCATION - Lat 40°43'40", long 116°00'30" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.21, T.33 N., R.53 E., Elko County, NV, Hydrologic Unit 16040101, on right bank, 1.0 mi downstream from Tonka Creek, 5 mi upstream from Susie Creek, 5.5 mi east of Carlin, 15 mi southwest of Elko, and at mi 335.73 above Derby Road bridge.
DRAINAGE AREA - 4,310 mi².
- Elevation of gage from beginning of record to 10/17/2017 was 4931.91 ft and was revised on 10/17/2017, based on single-base OPUS-S level 3 survey.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Oct. 1943 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 4935.6 ft above NAVD88 from Global Navigation Satellite System survey quality level 3.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of Feb. 28, 1910, estimated to have reached 15,000 ft³/s, based on reported stage and comparison with Humboldt River at Palisade.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 8,250 ft³/s, May 17, 1984, gage height, 10.04 ft, maximum gage height, 10.21 ft, Feb. 14, 1962; minimum daily, 0.20 ft³/s, Aug. 13, 1959.