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SCOTT RIVER - FORT JONES (FTJC1)
Latitude: 41.64º NLongitude: 123.01º WElevation: 2624 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Apr 01 2023 at 8:00 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 02 2023 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
2021
1,630
8.27
Jan 13, 2021
2020
1,720
8.41
2019
6,160
12.61
Apr 9, 2019
2018
3,850
10.75
Apr 7, 2018
2017
16,100
17.90
Feb 10, 2017
 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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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Today: Rain this morning. Snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms through the day. Rain showers this afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times late this morning. Snow level 2500 feet lowering to 2000 feet this afternoon. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches at lower elevations and 3 to 6 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of snow after midnight. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches at lower elevations and 2 to 3 inches above 3000 feet. Lows 15 to 25. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch at lower elevations and 2 to 3 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the morning, then chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Snow level 2000 feet in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then slight chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

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

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

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

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in the evening. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Warmer. Highs in the mid 50s to mid 60s.
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.
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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.