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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
Issuance Time: Dec 12 2019 at 7:47 AM PSTNext Issuance: Dec 12 2019 at 3:00 PM PST
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
2018
13,000
15.82
Mar 22, 2018
2017
32,300
23.71
Jan 11, 2017
2016
17,400
17.12
Mar 14, 2016
2015
768
3.91
Feb 12, 2015
2014
1,160
4.15
Apr 3, 2014
 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
2017
32,300
23.71
Jan 11, 2017
1943 31,300 16.95 Jan 1, 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 59 to 64. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows around 51. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Friday: Cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs 56 to 61. South winds up to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows around 46. South winds around 10 mph.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 53 to 58. Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the north in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows around 38.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 54.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 38.

Monday and Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Highs around 54. Lows 32 to 38.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Highs 50 to 56. Lows around 40.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 50 to 57.
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.