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PIT RIVER - CANBY (CNBC1)
Latitude: 41.41º NLongitude: 120.93º WElevation: 4266 Feet
Location: Modoc County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: May 18 2021 at 7:44 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 19 2021 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
2020
1,130
5.39
Jan 27, 2020
2019
3,640
8.64
Apr 10, 2019
2018
1,840
6.53
Apr 9, 2018
2017
5,810
10.61
Feb 10, 2017
2016
2,150
6.98
Mar 15, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - May 1904 to Present)*
1904
13,000
15.00
Mar 08, 1904
1986
9,180
12.87
Feb 19, 1986
1938
8,210
12.65
Dec 11, 1937
1997
7,280
11.82
Jan 02, 1997
 * Period of Record - Jan 1904 to Dec 1905, May 1929 to Current Year (1929 to 1931 incomplete)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ085)
Rest of Today: Partly cloudy early this morning then becoming sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 4900 feet lowering to 3900 feet after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the morning, then chance of rain showers, snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Snow level 3800 feet in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 30.

Friday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then chance of rain showers, snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s.

Friday Night and Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s to lower 60s.

Saturday Night and Sunday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s to mid 60s.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Monday: Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.5 FeetMinor flooding in Canby and Lookout in southwest Modoc county, as well as Beiber and Nubeiber in northwest Lassen county.
9.0 FeetModerate flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
10.0 FeetMajor flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
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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.