50808Re: East Fork Virgin River - flash flood rates?
- Jul 24, 2013Here's the gauge at Glendale:
So at Glendale, the peaks were 300, then 500 cfs. AFTER Parunaweap Canyon, the peaks were almost 2000 and then 500 cfs. So clearly, the first storm picked up a lot below Glendale, and the second did not.
--- In Zion_National_Park_Hiking@yahoogroups.com, "Glenn Ray" <glennlray@...> wrote:
> Does seem high...but it's hit over 1000 cfs twice in 10 days:
> Living in a large coastal floodplain (Houston), I don't see the kind of local flash flooding like this. When we have heavy local rains, it just piles up slowly and sticks around longer.
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