vBulletin analytics
National Weather Service California Nevada River Forecast Center Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service
Back to CNRFC GuidancePrevious Forecast PointNext Forecast PointPrintable VersionTabular Data

SACRAMENTO RIVER - MOULTON WEIR (CLSC1)
Latitude: 39.34º NLongitude: 122.02º WElevation: 76 Feet
Location: Colusa County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Apr 20 2014 at 8:25 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 21 2014 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 76.8 FeetFlood Stage: 84.4 FeetDanger Stage: 85.4 Feet

Moulton Weir Location - Sacramento River Channel Stage/Flow (Estimated)
Verification - Historical Graphical RVF
Month:  
Day:  
Year:  
Cycle:  
To view other verification locations, use our Historical Graphical River Forecast Interface.
Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2012*
0****
--
--
2011*
5,235
79.00
Mar 25, 2011
2010*
385
77.25
Jan 27, 2010
2009*
--
--
--
2008*
--
--
--
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1931 to Present)**
1942
53,900
83.80
Feb 7, 1942
1958*
45,300
84.65***
Feb 20, 1958
1958*
44,200
84.62***
Feb 26, 1958
1983*
35,300
83.71
Mar 3, 1983
1956* 29,900 83.15 Jan 16, 1956
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Peak flow before regulation by Shasta Dam began in 1943
 *** Old datum
 **** No weir flow observed during the entire water year
Location Photographs
Google™ Locator Map
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Mostly cloudy. Highs 74 to 80. South winds up to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the evening and then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 47 to 53. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning and then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 63 to 69. Southeast winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph in the morning becoming light.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows around 45. Light winds.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs 68 to 74. North winds up to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows 47 to 53.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Highs 70 to 76.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 48 to 54.

Friday and Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 61 to 67. Lows 47 to 54.

Saturday: Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 61 to 67.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 48.

Sunday: Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 66 to 72.
Impacts - E19 Information
76.8 FeetMoulton Weir crest elevation. Overflow begins into Butte Sink. River Road is flooded and closed.
89.2 FeetStages above 89.2 feet result in major flooding of areas outside the levees. Top of 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.

Observed Data Credit
Gage owner logo

Raw streamflow data is provided by the California Department of Water Resources.
View CA DWR Data for this station location.