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New Flood Forecast Point - The CNRFC is now providing river guidance along the Mojave River at Barstow with an established flood stage of 5.0 feet. To view this forecast, use the map interface below or visit our River Forecast webpage.

CNRFC Drought Information Page Updated - Our drought information page has been updated and contains links to many climate-related resources including the U.S. Drought Monitor, local Drought Information Statements from various Weather Forecast Offices, and climate forecasts from NOAA's Climate Prediction Center.

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


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Official River Guidance Point Locations Unofficial River Guidance Point LocationsObserved River Conditions Point LocationsEnsemble Forecast Point Locations
                                                                                                Alaska Pacific River Forecast CenterCalifornia Nevada River Forecast CenterNorthwest River Forecast CenterMissouri Basin River Forecast CenterColorado Basin River Forecast CenterWest Gulf River Forecast CenterArkansas-Red Basin River Forecast CenterNorth Central River Forecast CenterOhio River Forecast CenterLower Mississippi River Forecast CenterSoutheast River Forecast CenterMiddle Atlantic River Forecast CenterNortheast River Forecast Center River Guidance Forecast Status
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Graphical RVF Search






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Last Map Update:   Friday August 28th 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT  (7 Minutes Old)
(Data is updated every 10 minutes)
 

River Guidance Points Forecast Above Specified Stage Definitions  (Select NWS ID for Specified Graphical RVF)
NWS IDRiver / CreekGage / StationMonitor
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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 ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:15 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
RNRussian Napa[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:17 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
USAUpper Sacramento[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:28 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
LSCLower Sacramento[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:30 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
SJSan Joaquin[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:31 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
CCCentral Coast[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:18 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
SCASouthern California[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:20 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
ESEastern Sierra[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:24 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
HBTHumboldt[ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 7:23 AM PDTAug 29 2015 at 9:00 AM PDT
SAC Sacramento Delta (Tides) [ Alternate Link ]Aug 28 2015 at 6:27 AM PDTAug 29 2015 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.