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SACRAMENTO RIVER - COLUSA WEIR (CLAC1)
Latitude: 39.24º NLongitude: 121.99º WElevation: 62 Feet
Location: Colusa County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Oct 01 2016 at 7:15 AM PDTNext Issuance: Oct 02 2016 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 61.8 FeetFlood Stage: 71.0 FeetDanger Stage: 72.0 Feet

Colusa Weir Location - Sacramento River Channel Stage/Flow (Estimated)
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
21,147
66.96
Dec 13, 2014
2014
0****
--
--
2013
13,400
66.10
Dec 3, 2012
2012
0****
--
--
2011
49,388
67.83
Mar 22, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - January 1911 to Present)
1940
--
70.60*
Mar 1, 1940
1983
81,500
68.96**
Mar 4, 1983
1997
71,000
68.85
Jan 3, 1997
1958
83,600
68.80***
Feb 21, 1958
1965
77,400
68.50
Jan 7, 1965
1943
--
68.30
Jan 24, 1943
 * Peak prior to regulation by Shasta Dam
 ** Peak after regulation by Shasta Dam
 *** Peak also occurred on Feb 26th
 **** No weir flow observed during the entire water year
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Sunny. Highs around 73. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 51. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning and then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 63 to 69. South winds up to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening and then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 40 to 48. Southwest winds up to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning and then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs 60 to 66. Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 46 to 54.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 72.

Tuesday Night through Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 72 to 81.

Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs 74 to 80.
Impacts - E19 Information
61.8 FeetColusa Weir crest elevation. Overflow begins into the Sutter Bypass.
74.8 FeetStages above 74.8 feet result in major flooding. Top of levee.
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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.