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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: Feb 20 2019 at 1:49 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 21 2019 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
2017
5,810
10.61
Feb 10, 2017
2016
2,150
6.98
Mar 15, 2016
2015
991
5.13
May 25, 2015
2014
332
3.55
Nov 8, 2013
2013
1,660
6.04
Dec 2, 2012
 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: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 10 to 15. West winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north 5 to 10 mph late this evening and overnight.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows zero to 5 above. North winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to around 5 mph after midnight.

Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 30s. Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows 15 to 20. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in the lower to mid 30s.

Saturday Night: Snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Sunday: Cloudy. Chance of snow in the morning, then rain and snow likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 30s.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely in the evening, then chance of rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Monday through Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Breezy. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

Tuesday Night and Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
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.