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EEL RIVER - FORT SEWARD (FTSC1)
Latitude: 40.22º NLongitude: 123.63º WElevation: 217 Feet
Location: Humboldt County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Feb 23 2018 at 7:30 AM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 23 2018 at 3:00 PM PST
Monitor Stage: 55.0 FeetFlood Stage: N/A
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
115,000
35.93
Jan 18, 2016
2015*
113,000
35.60
Dec 11, 2014
2014*
60,900
27.06
Mar 29, 2014
2013*
160,000
42.63
Dec 2, 2012
2012*
60,700
27.02
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Sept 1955 to Present)
1965*
561,000
82.60
Dec 22, 1964
1956*
376,000
72.50
Dec 22, 1955
1986*
306,000
59.27
Feb 17, 1986
1995*
287,000
57.34
Jan 09, 1995
1974*
281,000
56.75
Jan 16, 1974
1997*
240,000
52.86
Jan 01, 1997
 * Discharge affected to unknown degree by regulation or diversion
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ106)
Today: Sunny. Highs 38 to 51.

Tonight: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers overnight. Snow level 500 feet overnight. Lows 25 to 35.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 1500 feet rising to 3000 feet in the afternoon. Highs 37 to 51.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Patchy valley fog. Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 3000 feet in the evening. Lows 25 to 35.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. Patchy valley fog. Chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 2000 feet rising to 3000 feet in the afternoon. Highs 39 to 51.

Sunday Night: Rain showers and snow showers. Lows 27 to 37.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers. Highs 36 to 49.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 38 to 53.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers. Lows 27 to 37.

Wednesday through Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers. Highs 39 to 51. Lows 28 to 38.
Impacts - E19 Information
78.0 FeetMinor flooding possible in low-lying areas north of the railroad tracks in Alderpoint and Fort Seward and around the Dobbyns Creek confluence.
82.0 FeetFlooding probable in low-lying areas north of the railroad tracks in Alderpoint and Fort Seward and around the Dobbyns Creek confluence.
83.0 FeetConsiderable flooding of low-lying areas north of the railroad tracks in Alderpoint and Fort Seward and around the Dobbyns Creek confluence. This forecast exceeds record river levels.
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 Eureka 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.