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Latitude: 40.03º NLongitude: 122.12º WElevation: 213 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Jan 18 2017 at 1:52 PM PSTNext Issuance: Jan 18 2017 at 9:00 PM PST
Monitor Stage: 210.0 FeetFlood Stage: 213.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
 Most Recent 5 Years
Dec 12, 2014
Mar 4, 2014
Dec 2, 2012
Mar 28, 2012
Mar 20, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1960 to Present)
Mar 01, 1983
Jan 01, 1997
Feb 18, 1986
Mar 15, 1995
Dec 31, 2005
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Estimated flow (Not Official)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Tonight: Widespread heavy rain showers. Breezy. Lows 39 to 45. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Cloudy. Rain showers likely in the morning, then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 51. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then rain showers after midnight. Breezy. Lows around 40. South winds 10 to 25 mph.

Friday: Rain showers. Breezy. Highs around 49. Southeast winds 10 to 25 mph shifting to the south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Cloudy. Rain showers likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 34 to 40. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs around 51.

Saturday Night: Rain showers. Lows 37 to 43.

Sunday and Sunday Night: Rain showers. Breezy. Highs 48 to 54. Lows 34 to 43.

Monday and Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 48 to 54. Lows 34 to 40.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 54.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 35.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 56.
Impacts - E19 Information
210.0 FeetWater into RV park on east side of river. Tires of trailers get wet.
213.0 FeetFlood Stage - Road inside trailer park and turn around site under railroad tracks (Tehama Vina Road) become impassable. Water is into area around structures on east side of river. No structural damage. Sheriff's Department issues advisory and makes sure Pelhams Bay, Snug Harbor, Ditters River Inn (small trailer park all in a row on east side of river north of bridge) know of advisory.
214.0 FeetBetween 213.0 and 214.0 Feet the county park becomes inaccessible. Lower trailer park slots (temporary slots) start to flood.
218.0 FeetPelhams Resort acess road floods.
218.3 FeetLow lying area on west side of river, south of town of Tehama floods.
218.6 FeetWater comes into south end of town of Tehama on the west bank.
219.0 FeetWater on streets at south end of town of Tehama. Trailers at Pelhams Bay begin to flood. Many roads closes: Gyle Road at 5th Street, Gyle Road at railroad tracks, Tehama Vina Road at park, and C Street west of 5th Street at the dip.
220.0 FeetThree homes on east side of river flooded. Second Street south of I Street flodded. Fourth Street at I Street flooded. Fifth Street flooded from Gyle curve to F Street. San Benito Road at railroad tracks flooded.
220.6 FeetWater flows over the B Street Levee at Pacific Farms north of town. This water flows south into the northwest section of town. The road to Gerber is closed. Most sections of Tehama are flooded or have water over the roads. On the east side of the river, the county park, trailer parks and Pelhams Resort buildings are flooded.
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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.