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MERCED RIVER - STEVINSON (STVC1)
Latitude: 37.37º NLongitude: 120.93º WElevation: 82 Feet
Location: Merced County in CaliforniaRiver Group: San Joaquin
Issuance Time: Feb 07 2016 at 7:01 AM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 08 2016 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 67.0 FeetFlood Stage: 71.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2014*
706
59.89
Oct 27, 2013
2013*
1,460
61.37
Dec 25, 2012
2012*
1,401
61.35
Nov 01, 2011
2011*
6,507
70.51
Mar 21, 2011
2010*
1,576
61.64
Apr 28, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - 1944 to Present)
1950*
13,600
73.81
Dec 05, 1950
1984
7,420
70.10
Mar 14, 1984
1969*
7,190
70.00
Jan 25, 1969
1967*
6,510
69.40
Jul 04, 1967
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Incomplete records
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ090)
Tonight: Clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows 37 to 43. Light winds in the evening becoming northeast up to 10 mph after midnight.

Monday: Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs 68 to 73. Light winds.

Monday Night: Clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows 40 to 45. Light winds in the evening becoming northeast up to 10 mph after midnight.

Tuesday: Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs 70 to 75. East winds up to 10 mph in the morning becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows 43 to 48. East winds up to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs 70 to 75.

Wednesday Night and Thursday: Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 69 to 75.

Thursday Night through Saturday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 64 to 74.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs 64 to 69.
Impacts - E19 Information
71.0 FeetFlood stage.
73.8 FeetFlood of record (12/05/1950 - 13,600 cfs).
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 San Joaquin Valley-Hanford 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.