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SACRAMENTO RIVER - BUTTE CITY (BTCC1)
Latitude: 39.46º NLongitude: 121.99º WElevation: 99 Feet
Location: Glenn County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: Upper SacramentoRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Jun 20, 2024 at 7:35 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 88.5 FeetFlood Stage: 97.0 FeetDanger Stage: 98.0 Feet
Please Note:Ensemble forecasts produced by CNRFC only consider meteorological uncertainty and do not account for hydrologic uncertainty.
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89.9 FeetOverbank flow of the east bank begins upstream of the gage. Water flows into Butte Basin.
96.5 FeetWater begins to flow into the orchards on the west bank of the river. Water is still contained inside the levees.
100.5 FeetStages above 100.5 feet result in major flooding. Top of levee.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 92. Light winds becoming south up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 58 to 66. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Friday: Sunny, warmer. Highs 98 to 104. Light winds.

Friday Night: Clear. Lows 64 to 72. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs around 102. Light winds becoming south up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Clear. Lows 64 to 72.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs 96 to 102.

Sunday Night through Wednesday: Clear. Lows 58 to 68. Highs 96 to 102.