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FEATHER RIVER - GRIDLEY (GRIC1)
Latitude: 39.37º NLongitude: 121.65º WElevation: 92 Feet
Location: Butte County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Feb 22 2018 at 1:23 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 23 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 95.0 FeetFlood Stage: 103.8 FeetDanger Stage: 104.8 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
10,912
78.37
Jun 29, 2016
2015*
4,052
75.37
May 15, 2015
2014*
3,865
75.27
Jun 19, 2014
2013*
6,000
76.33
Oct 10, 2012
2012*
8,618
77.47
Jul 11, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Mar 1929 to Present)
1956
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102.25**
Dec 23, 1955
1986*
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100.06
Feb 19, 1986
1997*
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98.83
Jan 2, 1997
1995*
89,434
94.66
Mar 12, 1995
2006* 76,964 91.97 Jan 3, 2006
* Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
** Peak stage before regulation by Oroville Dam began in 1967 (also old datum)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Patchy frost in the morning. Sunny. Highs around 54. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 28 to 36. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

Saturday: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy frost in the morning. Highs 53 to 58. South winds up to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 30 to 38. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 59. Northwest winds around 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 35 to 43.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 51 to 56.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Mostly clear. Breezy. Lows 31 to 39. Highs around 59.

Tuesday Night and Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 39. Highs around 56.

Wednesday Night and Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 36 to 44. Highs around 54.
Impacts - E19 Information
96.0 FeetOverflow of the east bank begins east of Gridley. This water flows into orchards.
98.2 FeetGeneral overflow of the east bank south of the gage to near Highway 70 occurs. This floods extensive areas of farm land.
100.0 FeetWater flows over Highway 70 south of East Gridley Road.
102.3 FeetEast bank overflows from Hamilton Bend to Four Corners and to near Highway 40.
107.2 FeetStages above 107.2 feet result in flooding outside the levees. Top of levee.
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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 Sacramento 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.