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COSUMNES RIVER - MICHIGAN BAR (MHBC1)
Latitude: 38.50º NLongitude: 121.04º WElevation: 168 Feet
Location: Sacramento County in CaliforniaRiver Group: San Joaquin
Issuance Time: Feb 13 2016 at 10:11 AM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 14 2016 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 7.0 FeetFlood Stage: 12.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2014
3,860
7.03
Feb 9, 2014
2013
6,470
8.15
Dec 2, 2012
2012
7,190
8.41
Mar 17, 2012
2011
12,300
9.75
Mar 16, 2011
2010
5,070
7.59
Feb 27, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1907 to Present)
1997
93,000
18.54
Jan 02, 1997
1986
45,100
14.76
Feb 17, 1986
1956
42,000
14.59
Dec 23, 1955
1963
39,400
14.11
Feb 01, 1963
1965
37,500
13.80
Dec 23, 1964
1982
37,000
13.70
Feb 16, 1982
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Breezy. Highs 70 to 76. Northwest winds 10 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 55. North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.

Washingtons Birthday: Mostly sunny. Highs 72 to 78. Light winds and except north 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph west of the sacrAMento river.

Monday Night: Clear. Lows 46 to 52. Light winds.

Tuesday: Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly sunny. Highs around 74. Light winds.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 48 to 56.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 60 to 68.

Wednesday Night: Rain. Lows around 46.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 57 to 63.

Thursday Night through Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 46. Highs 57 to 63.

Saturday: Partly cloudy. Highs 63 to 69.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.0 FeetLow lying lands along the river begin to flood.
12.0 FeetWater flows on to the road near Wilton.
13.2 FeetWater floods houses in Wilton. The south bank levee near Wilton is overtopped.
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.