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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: Nov 24 2020 at 1:22 PM PSTNext Issuance: Nov 25 2020 at 9:00 AM PST
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
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
2015
991
5.13
May 25, 2015
 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)
Tonight: Partly cloudy early this evening, then mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely late this evening and overnight. Snow level 3600 feet after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch except 1 to 2 inches in the warner mountains. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch except 1 to 2 inches in the warner mountains. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Thanksgiving Day: Mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 20. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday and Friday Night: Mostly clear. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. Lows 15 to 25.

Saturday: Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Sunday and Sunday Night: Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s.

Monday through Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s.
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.