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SACRAMENTO RIVER - FREMONT WEIR (FMWC1)
Latitude: 38.77º NLongitude: 121.67º WElevation: 40 Feet
Location: Sutter & Yolo County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 32.0 FeetFlood Stage: 39.5 FeetDanger Stage: 40.5 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
65,654
36.06
Mar 15, 2016
2015*
55,548
33.25
Dec 15, 2014
2014*
25,520
24.04
Mar 6, 2014
2013*
29,400
34.99
Dec 26, 2012
2012*
41,068
29.67
Mar 19, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1932 to Present)
1997*
~390,000***
42.47**
Jan 02, 1997
1986*
~355,000***
41.70
Feb 20, 1986
2006*
273,670
39.99
Jan 03, 2006
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Peak stage of record (Weir overflow depth of 8.97 feet)
 *** Flow estimated
 **** Datum changed from (NGVD29) to NAVD88 on 10/01/2016. The difference is -1.45 ft.
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Rest of Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 50. North winds up to 10 mph.

Tuesday: Areas of fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 70. Light winds.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows 47 to 53. Light winds.

Wednesday: Areas of fog in the morning. Mostly sunny. Highs around 72. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 49 to 55. Light winds.

Thanksgiving Day: Partly cloudy. Highs around 70.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows 49 to 55.

Friday through Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Highs 65 to 70. Lows 49 to 55.

Saturday Night through Monday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 50. Highs 59 to 66.
Impacts - E19 Information
32.0 FeetFremont Weir crest elevation. Overflow begins into the Yolo Bypass flooding agricultural lands.
33.1 FeetAt one foot overflow, River Road to Woodland is closed due to flooding.
37.3 FeetAt 5.3 feet overflow, Egbert Tract floods.
44.0 FeetStages above 44.0 feet result in flooding outside the levees. Top of 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.