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SOUTH FORK EEL RIVER - MIRANDA (MRNC1)
Latitude: 40.18º NLongitude: 123.78º WElevation: 263 Feet
Location: Humboldt County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Feb 26 2017 at 7:43 AM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 27 2017 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 27.0 FeetFlood Stage: 33.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
37,000
23.14
Feb 7, 2015
2014
22,60
18.78
Mar 29, 2014
2013
53,800
26.99
Dec 2, 2012
2012
35,000
22.28
Jan 21, 2012
2011
29,700
21.17
Dec 29, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1939 to Present)
1965
199,000
46.00
Dec 22, 1964
1956
173,000
42.70
Dec 22, 1955
1986
123,000
38.29
Feb 17, 1986
1982
123,000
34.79
Dec 19, 1981
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ106)
Today: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow in the morning, then rain showers and snow showers in the afternoon. Snow level 2000 to 2500 feet. Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches. Highs 37 to 47. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and snow showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain showers and snow showers overnight. Snow level 2000 to 2500 feet. Snow accumulations up to 2 inches. Lows 28 to 38.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 1500 to 2000 feet. Highs 39 to 49.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 2500 feet falling to 1500 feet overnight. Lows 26 to 36.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 1500 feet rising to 2500 feet in the afternoon. Highs 42 to 52.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 38.

Wednesday and Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Highs 46 to 56. Lows 30 to 40.

Thursday through Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs 48 to 58. Lows 31 to 41.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 34 to 44.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs 47 to 57.
Impacts - E19 Information
30.0 FeetFlooding of portions of the Avenue of the Giants may occur, especially in the vicinity of Sylvandale and the Myers Flat and Redwood Giants trailer parks.
33.0 FeetFlooding of portions of the Avenue of the Giants is likely in the vicinity of Sylvandale and the Myers Flat and Redwood Giants trailer parks. Flooding is also possible near Weott.
35.0 FeetConsiderable flooding of portions of the Avenue of the Giants in the vicinity of Sylvandale, Myers Flat, and Weott is likely. Expect closure of Avenue of the Giants (Highway 254) in numerous locations.
38.0 FeetConsiderable flooding of portions of the Avenue of Giants (Highway 254) in the vicinity of Sylvandale, Myers Flat, and Weott with numerous road closures expected. Minor flooding will begin along Phillipsville Road and adjacent low-lying areas.
42.0 FeetExtensive and severe flooding of many portions of the Avenue of the Giants, especially areas in the vicinity of Sylvandale, Myers Flat, Weott, and Phillipsville. Expect numerous road closures in these areas.
45.0 FeetSevere flooding of many communities and roads along the river can be expected. Numerous road closures are likely, possibly including US Highway 101 and Highway 254 (Avenue of the Giants). All persons in the vicnity of the river should take appropriate actions to protect life and property.
47.0 FeetExtensive and severe flooding of all areas along the river. Severe damage to roads, bridges, and structures can be expected. US Highway 101 and Highway 254 (Avenue of the Giants) will likely be closed. All persons in the vicnity of the river should take appropriate actions to protect life and property.
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 Eureka 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.