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Latitude: 38.50º NLongitude: 123.00º WElevation: 65 Feet
Location: Sonoma County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Russian Napa
Issuance Time: Mar 22 2018 at 8:58 AM PDTNext Issuance: Mar 22 2018 at 3:00 PM PDT
Monitor Stage: 29.0 FeetFlood Stage: 32.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
 Most Recent 5 Years
Mar 11, 2016
Dec 12, 2014
Feb 9, 2014
Dec 24, 2012
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - February 1940 to Present)
Feb 18, 1986
Feb 19, 1995
Dec 23, 1964
Dec 23, 1955
Feb 28, 1940
 * Discharge affected to unknown degree by regulation or diversion
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ506)
Today: Breezy. Rain in the morning, then a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s. South winds 20 to 30 mph and becoming west in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Breezy. A slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the 30s to mid 40s. West winds 20 to 30 mph and becoming northwest 10 to 20 mph after midnight.

Friday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the 30s to mid 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Breezy. A chance of showers. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to southwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of showers 50 percent.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Breezy. A chance of showers. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the 50s.

Sunday Night through Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s to mid 40s. Highs in the lower 50s to mid 60s.

Tuesday through Wednesday: Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. Lows in the mid 30s to upper 40s.
Impacts - E19 Information
32.0 FeetMinor flooding. Lower Mill Street in Guerneville and Old Bohemian Hwy in Monte Rio is closed.
32.5 FeetIn Guerneville the intersection of Hwy 116 and Neely Road is closed. Mays Canyon Road by the Old Rodeo Grounds is closed.
33.0 FeetIn Guerneville the intersection of Hwy 116 and Drake Road is closed. In Monte Rio, Willow and Alder Streets flood. In Forestville, Marabel Trailer Park begins to flood.
34.0 FeetIn Guerneville, flooding begins at Johnsons Resort, Parkers Resort, Creekside Resort, and Riverside Park. In Northwood, Lower Redwood Drive begins to flood.
35.0 FeetNumerous businesses and homes in the lowest sections of towns begin to flood. In Guerneville, Sonoma West Inn begins to flood. More extensive flooding occurs at Parkers Resort. In Northwood, Lower Redwood Drive floods.
36.0 FeetIn Forestville, Marabel Park Resort and Marabel Trailer Park flood. In Guerneville, Fern Road at Hwy 116 floods.
37.0 FeetIn Forestville, Marabel Road at River Road floods. In Guerneville, River Road east of Guerneville floods. Mill Street and 5th Street flood. In Monte Rio, River Blvd east of Monte Rio floods.
38.0 FeetIn Duncan Mills, Freezout Road at Moscow Road floods. In Guerenville, Park Cazadero Road at Hwy 116 floods.
39.0 FeetWest of Duncan Mills, Hwy 116 closed. In Hacienda, River Road floods. In Rio Nido, Canyon 7 Road at the miniature golf course floods. In Guerneville, the Triple R Resort begins to flood.
40.0 FeetIn Guerneville, travel on River Road very difficult. In Northwood, Upper Redwood Drive floods. In Cazadero, Austin Creek Road floods.
41.5 FeetIn Guerneville, River Road closed. In Monte Rio, the main intersections flood. Monte Rio Elementary School begins to flood.
44.0 FeetIn Guerneville, Hwy 116 west of town closed. Safeway floods. In Monte Rio and Guerneville Park, the main business sections flood. Travel in most areas nearly impossible.
46.0 FeetIn Guerneville, much of downtown floods. The Guerneville Post Office begins to flood. In Rio Nido, River Road floods.
47.0 FeetIn Guerneville, businesses on the north side of Main Street flood. Travel most areas impossible.
48.5 FeetIn Guerneville, the Veterans Building and Sheriffs Substation begin to flood.
49.5 FeetFlood of Record. 02/18/1986 (102,000 cfs)
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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 San Francisco Bay Area-Monterey 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.