National Weather Service California Nevada River Forecast Center Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service

 | 

FEATHER RIVER - GRIDLEY (GRIC1)
Latitude: 39.37º NLongitude: 121.65º WElevation: 92 Feet
Location: Butte County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Nov 17 2018 at 7:10 AM PSTNext Issuance: Nov 18 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 95.0 FeetFlood Stage: 103.8 FeetDanger Stage: 104.8 Feet
Observed Data Credit
Gage owner logo

Raw streamflow data is provided by the California Department of Water Resources.
View CA DWR Data for this station location.

Verification - Historical Graphical RVF
Month:  
Day:  
Year:  
Cycle:  
To view other verification locations, use our Historical Graphical River Forecast Interface.
Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2017*
129,000
96.37
Feb 14, 2017
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
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Mar 1929 to Present)
1956
--
102.25**
Dec 23, 1955
1986*
--
100.06
Feb 19, 1986
1997*
--
98.83
Jan 2, 1997
2017*
129,000
96.37
Feb 14, 2017
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)
 *** Datum difference is -2.9 ft and must be applied to data to convert from NGVD29 to NAVD88
Location Photographs
ESRI™ Locator Map
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning. Haze through the day. Patchy smoke in the afternoon. Highs 62 to 70. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Haze and patchy smoke. Lows 35 to 45. Light winds.

Monday: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Haze. Highs around 67. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Haze. Lows 36 to 46. Light winds.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Haze through the day. Highs around 66. Light winds.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 41 to 51.

Wednesday: Rain, cooler. Highs around 55.

Wednesday Night: Rain likely. Lows 40 to 50.

Thanksgiving Day: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 52 to 58.

Thursday Night: Rain likely. Breezy. Lows 42 to 52.

Friday: Rain likely. Breezy. Highs 50 to 60.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 38 to 48.

Saturday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Highs around 56.
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.
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 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.