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SACRAMENTO RIVER - VINA WOODSON BRIDGE (VWBC1)
Latitude: 39.91º NLongitude: 122.09º WElevation: 185 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Aug 16 2018 at 7:56 AM PDTNext Issuance: Aug 17 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 180.0 FeetFlood Stage: 183.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
76,629
180.37
Jan 18, 2016
2015*
136,746
187.41
Dec 12, 2014
2014*
33,500
173.32
Mar 4, 2014
2013*
88,000
181.87
Dec 2, 2012
2012*
43,284
175.20
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1945 to Present)**
1970*
--
191.50***
Jan 24, 1970
1983*
177,800
191.27***
Mar 1, 1983
1963*
--
190.94***
Dec 23, 1964
1974* 157,000 190.36*** Jan 16, 1974
1995* -- 189.62 Jan 10, 1995
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Flood flows measured by staff gauge back to 1900
 *** Old Datum. The difference is -3.0 ft and must be applied to data to convert from NGVD29 to NAVD88
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Today: Sunny. Haze and smoke. Highs around 98. Light winds becoming south up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear. Haze and smoke. Lows 61 to 71. South winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

Friday: Sunny. Haze and smoke. Highs 96 to 102. Light winds becoming southeast up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Clear. Haze and smoke. Lows 62 to 72. South winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

Saturday: Sunny. Haze and smoke. Highs 98 to 104. Light winds.

Saturday Night: Clear. Haze and smoke. Lows 62 to 72.

Sunday: Sunny. Haze and smoke. Highs around 99.

Sunday Night through Wednesday: Clear. Haze and smoke. Lows 60 to 70. Highs 95 to 101.
Impacts - E19 Information
184.0 FeetWoodson Bridge Park is closed due to flooding. Water is up to the top steps of the recreation center at Woodson Bridge RV Park and spaces 15-33 begin to take on water on the east bank of the river.
185.0 FeetSouth Avenue start to flood east of the river.
187.0 FeetSouth Avenue is flooded and closed. The Woodson Bridge RV Park office and spaces 1-14, 34-52, and 62-72 start to flood.
189.0 FeetWater leaves the established river channel and floods low lying areas along the Sacramento River. Woodson Bridge RV Park is completely impacted and closed.
190.0 FeetExtensive flooding is occuring. The Corning to Vina Road (South Avenue) is closed due to flooding. Water pools in orchards and on agricultural land on the east flood plain along the road. Woodson Bridge Park and the Driftwood RV Fishing Resort are flooded.
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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 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.