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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: Dec 05 2016 at 7:44 AM PSTNext Issuance: Dec 05 2016 at 3:00 PM 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: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers this afternoon. Snow level 2500 feet this afternoon. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely in the evening and then snow showers after midnight. Snow level 1500 feet in the evening. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches at lower elevations and 2 to 5 inches above 3000 feet. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

Tuesday: Cloudy with snow showers likely in the morning and then partly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Snow level 2500 feet in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch at lower elevations and 1 to 2 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Patchy freezing fog after midnight. Lows 15 to 25. North winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the east after midnight.

Wednesday: Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night: Rain and snow likely in the evening and then rain and snow likely and slight chance of light freezing rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

Thursday: Rain and snow and slight chance of light freezing rain in the morning and then rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 40s.

Thursday Night: Rain and snow. Lows in the lower to mid 30s.

Friday: Rain and snow likely. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Friday Night and Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Saturday Night: Rain and snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.
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.