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SPRAGUE RIVER - BEATTY (BTYO3)
Latitude: 42.45º NLongitude: 121.24º WElevation: 4305 Feet
Location: Klamath County in OregonRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Jul 18 2018 at 7:19 AM PDTNext Issuance: Jul 19 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 7.5 FeetFlood Stage: 8.5 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016
1,470
7.38
Mar 15, 2016
2015
1,330
7.85
Dec 22, 2014
2014*
1,180
7.48
Mar 11, 2014
2013
1,133
6.97
Dec 3, 2012
2012
1,870
8.10
Apr 27, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1953 to Present)
1965
6,980
12.19
Dec 23, 1964
1997
6,372
11.50
Jan 2, 1997
1970
3,810
10.01
Jan 24, 1970
1956 3,340 9.44 Dec 23, 1955
1996 3,280 9.30 Feb 8, 1996
* Data utilizes mean daily values rather than instantaneous values
** Most recent continuous record back to Oct 1953 with segmented periods back to Apr 1912
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (ORZ030)
Today: Sunny. Areas of smoke. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Clear. Areas of smoke. Lows in the mid 40s to mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north around 5 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. North winds around 5 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Clear. Lows in the mid 40s to mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s to lower 90s. North winds around 5 mph shifting to the west in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Saturday and Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Sunday through Tuesday: Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 80s to lower 90s. Lows in the mid 40s to mid 50s.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.0 FeetWidespread agricultural flooding can be expected downstream in the Sprague River Valley in the vicinity of Sprague River and Lone Pine.
9.0 FeetFlooding of structures along the Sprague River in the vicinity of Sprague River, Lone Pine, and downstream can be expected. Widespread agricultural flooding is likely in this area as well.
10.0 FeetFlooding of numerous homes and other structures along the Sprague River is likely. Some relocations and evacuations have taken place at these river stages in the past.
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 Medford 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.