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NAVARRO RIVER - NAVARRO (NVRC1)
Latitude: 39.17º NLongitude: 123.67º WElevation: 20 Feet
Location: Mendocino County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Russian Napa
Issuance Time: May 30 2016 at 7:38 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 31 2016 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: N/A Flood Stage: 23.0 Feet

SPECIAL NOTE:There is significant concern about the accuracy of the stage-discharge rating curve for this location at very high stages. Peak stage forecasts may be as much as 5 feet too high.

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2014
4,550
14.10
Mar 29, 2014
2013
27,900
30.48
Dec 2, 2012
2012
16,400
25.67
Mar 28, 2012
2011
18,300
26.70
Mar 24, 2011
2010
16,200
25.57
Jan 20, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1950 to Present)
1955
64,500
40.60
Dec 22, 1955
2006
62,000
39.81
Dec 31, 2005
1974
61,000
39.13
Jan 16, 1974
1965
52,100
38.64
Dec 22, 1964
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ002)
Today: Sunny. Highs 64 to 74 at the coast and 80 to 90 inland. Northeast wind around 5 mph shifting to the west in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 48 to 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph shifting to the north overnight.

Tuesday: Sunny. Highs 64 to 74 at the coast and 81 to 91 inland. Light winds becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 49 to 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Highs 62 to 72 at the coast and 78 to 88 inland. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night and Thursday: Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 63 to 73 at the coast and 79 to 89 inland.

Thursday Night through Saturday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 60. Highs 65 to 75 at the coast and 81 to 91 inland.

Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs 60 to 70 at the coast and 74 to 84 inland.
Impacts - E19 Information
23.0 FeetFlooding of Highway 128 approximately 5 miles from Highway 1. Motorists should use alternative routes.
30.0 FeetWater flows over the banks of the river approximately 1 mile east of Highway 128, and begins to flood property in this area including several homes. Complete closure of Highway 128.
34.0 FeetSignificant flooding and damage of houses and property along the river approximately 1 mile east of Highway 1. Complete closure of Highway 128.
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.