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SACRAMENTO RIVER - RIO VISTA (RVBC1)
Latitude: 38.16º NLongitude: 121.69º WElevation: 0 Feet
Location: Solano County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: May 24 2015 at 8:04 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 25 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 7.4 FeetFlood Stage: 11.9 FeetDanger Stage: 12.9 Feet
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Delta Tide Forecast - Text Bulletin (RNORVFSAC)
Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2013*
--
7.86
Dec 12, 2012
2012*
--
7.34
Jan 21, 2012
2011*
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8.53
Mar 23, 2011
2010*
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7.72
Jan 29, 2010
2009*
--
7.61
Jul 20, 2009
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1925 to Present)
1986*
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11.50
Feb 20, 1986
1997*
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11.18
Jan 5, 1997
1984* -- 10.61 Dec 3, 1983
1983* -- 10.46 Jan 29, 1983
1915 -- 9.70*** Feb 11, 1915
* Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
** Datum changed from (NGVD29 +3.0 ft) to NAVD88 on 10/01/2006.  The difference is -0.6 ft.
*** Highest stage before regulation by Shasta Dam began in 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ018)
Rest of Tonight: Mostly clear. Near the bay and becoming mostly cloudy. Breezy. Lows around 52. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 35 mph.

Memorial Day: Mostly sunny. Near the bay and mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs 72 to 78 and except 66 to 72 near the bay. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Near the bay and mostly clear in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Breezy. Lows around 52. West winds 10 to 25 mph shifting to the southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 35 mph.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs 73 to 79. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the morning.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 52. West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 77 to 83.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 53.

Thursday through Sunday: Mostly clear. Highs 77 to 83. Lows around 54.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.4 FeetNearby low lying delta tracts are threatened by flooding.
9.4 FeetThe lower end of Rio Vista begins to flood at high tides.
21.4 FeetStages above 21.4 feet result in major flooding outside of the levees. Top of levee.
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.

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