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Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30
 

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
10348000 Truckee River At Reno, NV
LOCATION - Lat 39°31'49", long 119°47'40" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 SW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.12, T.19 N., R.19 E., Washoe County, NV, Hydrologic Unit 16050102, on left bank, adjacent to Scott Island, 700 ft downstream from Kirman Avenue bridge, 0.4 mi upstream from Kietzke Lane bridge, 5.4 mi upstream from Steamboat Creek, and at mi 59.52 upstream from Marble Bluff Dam.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,067 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR NV-97-1: 1996.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - Jul. 1906 to Sep. 1921, Jun. 1925 to Sep. 1926, Jan. 1930 to Dec. 1934, Jan. to Dec. 1943, Jan. 1946 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 4,444.53 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Jul. 1906 to Sep. 1946, staff gages at sites 0.5 mi to 1.0 mi upstream at different datums. Jan. 1946 to Jul. 1999 at site 0.5 mi downstream, at datum 12.56 ft lower.
REMARKS - Flow regulated by Lake Tahoe (station 10337000), Martis Creek Lake (station 10339380), Prosser Creek (station 10340300), Stampede (station 10344300) and Boca (station 10344490) Reservoirs, Donner (station 10338400) and Independence (station 10342900) Lakes, and several power plants. Many diversions above station. 10/01/2013-09/30/2014: Records good except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor. 10/01/2014-09/30/2015: Records good except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor. 10/01/2015-09/30/2016: Records good except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor.  10/01/2016-09/30/2017: Records good. 10/01/2017-09/30/2018: Records fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor. 10/01/2018-09/30/2019: Records fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 20,800 ft³/s, Dec. 23, 1955, gage height, 13.63 ft; maximum gage height 14.94 ft, Jan. 2, 1997; no flow Sep. 12, 14-24, 26-30, 1926.