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SACRAMENTO RIVER - MOULTON WEIR (CLSC1)
Latitude: 39.34º NLongitude: 122.02º WElevation: 76 Feet
Location: Colusa County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Aug 31 2014 at 7:54 AM PDTNext Issuance: Sep 01 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)
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2013*
0****
--
--
2012*
0****
--
--
2011*
5,235
79.00
Mar 25, 2011
2010*
385
77.25
Jan 27, 2010
2009*
--
--
--
 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
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Sunny. Highs 96 to 102. Northwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 61 to 69. Light winds becoming east up to 10 mph after midnight.

Tuesday: Sunny. Highs 90 to 96. Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Clear. Lows 57 to 65. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny. Highs 87 to 93. Light winds.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 66.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.

Thursday Night and Friday: Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 66. Highs around 90.

Friday Night through Sunday: Clear. Lows 58 to 67. Highs around 91.
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.

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Raw streamflow data is provided by the California Department of Water Resources.
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