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SCOTT RIVER - FORT JONES (FTJC1)
Latitude: 41.64º NLongitude: 123.01º WElevation: 2624 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: North CoastRiver Group: Klamath
Issuance Time: May 23 2024 at 7:38 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 24 2024 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 12.0 FeetFlood Stage: 15.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2023
3,810
10.73
Dec 31, 2022
2022
980
7.18
May 7, 2022
2021
1,630
8.27
Jan 13, 2021
2020
1,720
8.41
2019
6,160
12.61
Apr 9, 2019
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1941 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1965
54,600
25.34
Dec 22, 1964
1956
38,500
21.40
Dec 22, 1955
1974
36,700
23.67
Jan 16, 1974
1997
34,300
23.47
Jan 01, 1997
1982
25,500
20.52
Dec 20, 1981
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Impacts - E19 Information
13.0 FeetSome flooding of pasture land begins at this point.
15.0 FeetSome flooding of structures at this point.
25.0 FeetMajor flooding of the Scott Valley at this stage.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Tonight: Mostly clear then becoming partly cloudy in the late evening and early morning then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s to lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday: Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 50s to mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear. Lows in the mid 30s to mid 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north around 5 mph after midnight, then shifting to the northeast well after midnight.

Sunday and Sunday Night: Clear. Highs in the mid 60s to mid 70s. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Memorial Day: Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s.

Tuesday Night through Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s.
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.