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VENTURA RIVER - FOSTER PARK (VRVC1)
Latitude: 34.35º NLongitude: 119.31º WElevation: 200 Feet
Location: Ventura County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Southern California
Issuance Time: Feb 20 2019 at 2:36 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 21 2019 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 15.9 FeetFlood Stage: 17.6 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2017*
18,500
21.23
Feb 17, 2017
2016*
906
9.78
Jan 6, 2016
2015*
5
6.36
Jun 10, 2015
2014*
3,180
12.86
Mar 1, 2014
2013*
5
6.21
Apr 11, 2013
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1929 to Present)
1978*
63,600
19.14
Feb 10, 1978
1969*
58,000
24.30
Jan 25, 1969
1992*
45,800
20.66
Feb 12, 1992
1995*
43,700
21.16
Jan 10, 1995
2005*
41,000
17.08
Jan 10, 2005
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ040)
Tonight: Partly cloudy in the evening then mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows around 40. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 15 to 25 mph shifting to the west around 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Patchy frost after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s to around 40. West winds around 15 mph in the evening.

Friday: Sunny. Patchy frost in the morning. Highs in the mid to upper 50s.

Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 50s.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs around 60.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s.

Monday: Partly cloudy. Highs around 60.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 60s.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 60s.
Impacts - E19 Information
17.6 FeetVentura River begins to flood the Ferro Ranch area just upstream of the Main Street Bridge in Ventura.
19.1 FeetFerro Ranch upstream of the Main Street Bridge floods, the Ventura RV Park just downstream of the Main Street Bridge floods.
20.1 FeetFerro Ranch upstream of the Main Street Bridge in Ventura floods, the Ventura RV Park just downstream of the Main Street Bridge floods, US Highway 101 floods, and Main Street in Ventura floods.
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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.