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NAVARRO RIVER - NAVARRO (NVRC1)
Latitude: 39.17º NLongitude: 123.67º WElevation: 20 Feet
Location: Mendocino County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Russian Napa
Issuance Time: Feb 23 2018 at 1:31 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 24 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: N/A Flood Stage: 23.0 Feet

SPECIAL NOTE:There is significant concern about the accuracy of the stage-discharge rating curve for this location at very high stages. Peak stage forecasts may be as much as 5 feet too high.

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016
13,400
24.67
Jan 18, 2016
2015
18,600
30.19
Dec 11, 2014
2014
4,550
14.10
Mar 29, 2014
2013
27,900
30.48
Dec 2, 2012
2012
16,400
25.67
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1950 to Present)
1955
64,500
40.60
Dec 22, 1955
2006
62,000
39.81
Dec 31, 2005
1974
61,000
39.13
Jan 16, 1974
1965
52,100
38.64
Dec 22, 1964
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ112)
Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 27 to 37.

Saturday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow in the morning. Slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Snow level 1500 feet in the morning. Highs 46 to 56.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 27 to 37.

Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs 48 to 58.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. Rain likely. Lows 32 to 42.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Snow level 2000 to 2500 feet. Highs 45 to 55. Northwest wind around 20 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 39.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 48 to 58.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Lows 32 to 42.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Highs 47 to 57.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows 34 to 44.

Thursday: Rain likely. Highs 44 to 54.

Thursday Night and Friday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 43 to 54.
Impacts - E19 Information
23.0 FeetFlooding of Highway 128 approximately 5 miles from Highway 1 is certain and the highway will be closed. Motorists should use alternate routes
30.0 FeetWater will flow over the south bank of the river approximately 1 mile east of Highway 1, and begin to flood property in this area including six homes. Expect closure of Highway 128. Motorists should use alternate routes.
34.0 FeetSignificant flooding over the south bank approximately 1 mile east of Highway 1, and damage to property including 6 homes is possible. Expect closure of Highway 128. Motorists should use alternative routes.
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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 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.