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BEAR RIVER - WHEATLAND (BRWC1)
Latitude: 39.00º NLongitude: 121.41º WElevation: 72 Feet
Location: Placer County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Sep 19 2017 at 7:54 AM PDTNext Issuance: Sep 20 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 16.0 FeetFlood Stage: 24.0 FeetDanger Stage: 25.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016
17,400
17.12
Mar 14, 2016
2015
768
3.91
Feb 12, 2015
2014
1,160
4.15
Apr 3, 2014
2013
4,320
8.19
Dec 24, 2012
2012
17,300
17.05
Mar 17, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1928 to Present)
1986
48,000
21.60
Feb 17, 1986
2006
36,400
24.28
Dec 31, 2005
1997
34,900
23.72
Jan 02, 1997
1956 33,100 21.30 Dec 22, 1955
1943 31,300 16.95 Jan 1, 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs 73 to 79. Southwest winds up to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Cooler. Lows 47 to 53. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs 69 to 75. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 52. West winds around 10 mph shifting to the south up to 10 mph after midnight.

Friday: Mostly sunny. Highs 72 to 78. Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 56.

Saturday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.

Saturday Night through Sunday Night: Clear. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 80 to 88.

Monday through Tuesday: Clear. Highs 85 to 91. Lows 53 to 62.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.6 FeetOrchards within the levee downstream of Pleasant Grove Road begin to flood.
24.0 FeetFlood stage.
33.1 FeetTop of right bank levee. Stages above this level result in flooding outside the levee.
Product Disclaimer

This river graphic is not intended to serve as a substitute for official flood watches, warnings, advisories, or statements issued by the NWS Sacramento Weather Forecast Office. Observations are preliminary and subject to change. River levels identified as "forecast" should be consistent with those contained in official NWS products. River levels identified as "guidance" have significant uncertainty due to future weather or reservoir regulation and are provided for planning purposes only.