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2016 Water Year Peak Stage/Flow - The 2016 Water Year peak stage and flow data for the 98 CNRFC flood forecast points have been added. Select a location from the map interface below to view individual data.

2017 Tide Tables Available - The 2017 tide tables are now available on our river forecast page.

Alert MessageAll River Guidance (Flood Forecast) Points Are Currently and Forecast to Remain Below Critical StagesAlert Message

 
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Last Map Update:   Friday October 20th 2017 at 2:40 PM PDT  (8 Minutes Old)
(Data is updated every 10 minutes)
 

River Guidance Points Forecast Above Specified Stage Definitions  (Select NWS ID for Specified Graphical RVF)
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*** NO River Guidance (Flood Forecast) Points Currently Forecast At Or Above Critical Stage Definitions ***

** NOTE **  Stage is presented in "Feet" while Flow is presented in "cfs".

River Guidance Forecast Group Issuance and Next Update Times  (Select Forecast Group for Specified Text RVF)
FG IDForecast GroupIssuance TimeNext Update Time
SENorth Coast[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 7:59 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
RNRussian Napa[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:00 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
USAUpper Sacramento[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 7:47 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
LSCLower Sacramento[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:03 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
SJSan Joaquin[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:12 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
CCCentral Coast[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:00 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
SCASouthern California[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:01 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
ESEastern Sierra[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:01 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
HBTHumboldt[ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 8:01 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
SAC Sacramento Delta (Tides) [ Alternate Link ]Oct 20 2017 at 6:21 AM PDTOct 21 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
 
** NOTE 1 **  The Klamath and North Coast river guidance points are included in the North Coast Forecast Group.
** NOTE 2 **  The Feather Yuba and American river guidance points are included in the Lower Sacramento River Forecast Group.
** NOTE 3 **  The Delta Region, Upper and Lower San Joaquin river guidance points are combined in the San Joaquin River Forecast Group.