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BEAR RIVER - WHEATLAND (BRWC1)
Latitude: 39.00º NLongitude: 121.41º WElevation: 72 Feet
Location: Placer County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 16.0 FeetFlood Stage: 24.0 FeetDanger Stage: 25.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016
17,400
17.12
Mar 14, 2016
2015
768
3.91
Feb 12, 2015
2014
1,160
4.15
Apr 3, 2014
2013
4,320
8.19
Dec 24, 2012
2012
17,300
17.05
Mar 17, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1928 to Present)
1986
48,000
21.60
Feb 17, 1986
2006
36,400
24.28
Dec 31, 2005
1997
34,900
23.72
Jan 02, 1997
1956 33,100 21.30 Dec 22, 1955
1943 31,300 16.95 Jan 1, 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Tonight: Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows 47 to 53. Light winds.

Wednesday: Patchy dense fog in the morning. Partly cloudy. Highs around 70. Light winds.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 49 to 55. Light winds.

Thanksgiving Day: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs 68 to 74. Light winds.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows around 52. Light winds.

Friday: Mostly cloudy. Highs around 69.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows around 51.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Highs 64 to 70.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 53.

Sunday and Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 60 to 66. Lows 47 to 53.

Monday: Partly cloudy. Highs 57 to 63.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 42.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs around 63.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.6 FeetOrchards within the levee downstream of Pleasant Grove Road begin to flood.
24.0 FeetFlood stage.
33.1 FeetTop of right bank levee. Stages above this level result in flooding outside the levee.
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.