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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: Aug 24 2016 at 8:41 AM PDTNext Issuance: Aug 25 2016 at 9:00 AM PDT
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
2015*
1,022
61.00
Oct 29, 2014
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
 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)
Today: Sunny. Highs 92 to 98. Southeast winds up to 10 mph in the morning shifting to the west around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 56 to 64. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Friday: Sunny. Highs 92 to 97. Southeast winds up to 10 mph in the morning shifting to the west in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Clear. Lows 57 to 63. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday: Sunny. Areas of smoke in the afternoon. Highs 91 to 97. Northwest winds up to 10 mph in the morning becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

Saturday Night and Sunday: Clear. Lows 58 to 66. Highs 91 to 99.

Sunday Night through Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 66. Highs 93 to 99.

Tuesday through Wednesday: Clear. Highs 90 to 99. Lows 56 to 65.
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.