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SANTA CLARA RIVER - PIRU (SCPC1)
Latitude: 34.40º NLongitude: 118.74º WElevation: 710 Feet
Location: Ventura County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Southern California
Issuance Time: Jun 12 2021 at 7:46 AM PDTNext Issuance: Jun 13 2021 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 12.8 FeetFlood Stage: 13.1 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2020*
5,320
6.56
Dec 26, 2019
2019*
7,480
7.70
Jan 17, 2019
2018*
820
5.13
Mar 22, 2018
2017*
7,870
14.17
Feb 17, 2017
2016*
2,250
8.64
Jan 6, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - January 1952 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1969*
62,500
17.90
Feb 25, 1969
2005*
32,000
12.10
Feb 9, 2005
1966*
32,0000
11.50
Dec 29, 1965
1983*
30,600
11.78
Mar 1, 1983
1998*
10,000**
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Feb 3, 1998
 * Discharge affected to unknown degree by regulation or diversion
 ** Discharge is the maximum daily average
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ044)
Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s except the mid to upper 60s in the hills. Southwest winds 8 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph in the evening.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs in the 80s to around 90 except the mid 70s to around 80 nearest the coast. Southwest winds around 15 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to around 60 except the mid 60s to around 70 in the hills.

Monday: Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s except the upper 70s to mid 80s nearest the coast. Southwest winds around 15 mph in the afternoon.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s and 60s except the mid to upper 70s in the hills. Southwest winds around 15 mph in the evening.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Highs 94 to 103 except the mid to upper 80s nearest the coast.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s except around 80 in the hills.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Highs 96 to 105 except the mid 80s to around 90 nearest the coast.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s except around 80 in the hills.

Thursday: Partly cloudy in the morning then sunny. Highs 92 to 102 except the lower to mid 80s nearest the coast.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear except for patchy low clouds and fog after midnight. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s except around 80 in the hills.

Friday: Sunny except for patchy low clouds and fog in the morning. Highs 90 to 100 except the lower to mid 80s nearest the coast.

Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s except around 80 in the hills.

Saturday: Partly cloudy in the morning then sunny. Highs in the upper 80s to mid 90s except around 80 nearest the coast.
Impacts - E19 Information
12.8 FeetPotential bank erosion along the channel and along an historical landfill located on the north bank of the channel just downstream of the confluence with Piru Creek.
13.1 FeetTorrey Road Bridge approaches become flooded.
14.0 FeetTorrey Road Bridge approaches become damaged and possible damage to Torrey Road Bridge.
14.2 FeetDamage to Torrey Road Bridge approaches and possible damage to Torrey Road Bridge. Possible flooding on the south side of the Santa Clara River in Fillmore upstream of the Highway 23 Bridge.
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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 Los Angeles-Oxnard 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.