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SACRAMENTO RIVER - VINA WOODSON BRIDGE (VWBC1)
Latitude: 39.91º NLongitude: 122.09º WElevation: 185 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: May 04 2016 at 7:59 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 05 2016 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 180.0 FeetFlood Stage: 183.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2014*
33,500
173.32
Mar 4, 2014
2013*
88,000
181.87
Dec 2, 2012
2012*
43,284
175.20
Mar 28, 2012
2011*
106,641
184.13
Mar 21, 2011
2010*
75,532
180.31
Jan 20, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1945 to Present)**
1970*
--
191.50***
Jan 24, 1970
1983*
177,800
191.27***
Mar 1, 1983
1963*
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190.94***
Dec 23, 1964
1974* 157,000 190.36*** Jan 16, 1974
1995* -- 189.62 Jan 10, 1995
* Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
** Flood flows measured by staff gauge back to 1900
*** Old datum
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Today: Cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 75 to 81. North winds up to 10 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening and then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows around 53. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the morning and then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 74. Light winds becoming southeast up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening and then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows around 55. South winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

Friday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the morning and then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 70 to 78. Northwest winds up to 10 mph shifting to the east in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 55.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 72 to 78.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 55.

Sunday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs 76 to 82.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows around 56.

Monday through Tuesday: Mostly clear. Highs around 84. Lows around 57.
Impacts - E19 Information
184.0 FeetWoodson Bridge Park is closed due to flooding. Water is up to the top steps of the recreation center at Driftwood RV Fishing Resort on the east bank of the river.
185.0 FeetSouth Avenue start to flood east of the river.
187.0 FeetSouth Avenue is flooded and closed. The trailer park on the east bank starts to flood.
189.0 FeetWater leaves the established river channel and floods low lying areas along the Sacramento River. Woodson Bridge park is closed. The recreation center at the Driftwood RV Fishing Resort is closed.
190.0 FeetExtensive flooding is occuring. The Corning to Vina Road (South Avenue) is closed due to flooding. Water pools in orchards and on agricultural land on the east flood plain along the road. Woodson Bridge Park and the Driftwood RV Fishing Resort are flooded.
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.