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SCOTT RIVER - FORT JONES (FTJC1)
Latitude: 41.64º NLongitude: 123.01º WElevation: 2624 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Jan 21 2017 at 8:58 AM PSTNext Issuance: Jan 22 2017 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 12.0 FeetFlood Stage: 15.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
14,600
17.23
Feb 7, 2015
2014
4,250
11.19
Mar 10, 2014
2013
5,890
12.46
Dec 2, 2012
2012
5,100
11.81
Mar 31, 2012
2011
3,620
10.47
Mar 16, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1941 to Present)
1965
54,600
25.34
Dec 22, 1964
1956
38,500
21.40
Dec 22, 1955
1974
36,700
23.67
Jan 16, 1974
1997
34,300
23.47
Jan 01, 1997
1982
25,500
20.52
Dec 20, 1981
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Today: Rain, snow and isolated thunderstorms this morning, then rain and snow showers likely this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds this morning. Snow level 2500 feet lowering to 2000 feet this afternoon. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches at lower elevations and 3 to 6 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Windy. South winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the late morning and afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

Tonight: Cloudy. Rain and snow showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain and snow showers after midnight. Snow level 2500 feet. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches at lower elevations and 2 to 4 inches above 3000 feet. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

Monday: Cloudy. Rain and snow showers likely in the morning, then chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Snow level 1500 feet rising to 2500 feet in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch at lower elevations and 2 to 3 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 2500 feet lowering to 2000 feet after midnight. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. East winds around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Thursday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Thursday Night through Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Saturday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.0 FeetSome flooding of pasture land begins at this point.
15.0 FeetSome flooding of structures at this point.
25.0 FeetMajor flooding of the Scott Valley at this stage.
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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 Medford 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.