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TRUCKEE RIVER - WADSWORTH (WADN2)
Latitude: 39.63º NLongitude: 119.28º WElevation: 4070 Feet
Location: Washoe County in NevadaRiver Group: Eastern Sierra
Issuance Time: Nov 14 2018 at 2:30 PM PSTNext Issuance: Nov 15 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 13.0 FeetFlood Stage: 15.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2017
14,500
16.99
Jan 9, 2017
2016
2,570
8.74
Jan 30, 2016
2015
1,790
7.82
Feb 9, 2015
2014
1,140
6.90
Feb 10, 2014
2013
3,650
9.56
Dec 3, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Discontinuous 1965 - Present)
1997
19,100
19.64
Jan 3, 1997
2017
14,500
16.99
Jan 9, 2017
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (NVZ003)
Tonight: Clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 19 to 29. Light winds.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs 56 to 61. Light winds.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 22 to 32. Light winds.

Friday: Sunny. Highs 58 to 63. Light winds.

Friday Night: Clear. Lows 22 to 32. Light winds.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs 55 to 60.

Saturday Night: Clear. Lows 21 to 31.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs 53 to 58.

Sunday Night through Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 51 to 56.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Highs 48 to 53.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.0 FeetMonitor stage. Very high flow, but no flooding between between Derby Dam and Nixon, river is near bank full in some areas.
15.0 FeetFlood stage. Minor flooding of agricultural lands along the river.
17.0 FeetSignificant flooding of agricultural lands and some rural roads along the river. Water approaching some low lying homes near Wadsworth and Nixon. Access to several homes may be limited or closed. Similar to 1/9/2017 and 12/31/2005 peaks.
19.0 FeetMajor flooding of agricultural lands and rural roads between Derby Dam and Nixon, including some structures in Wadsworth and Nixon. These areas include but not limited to Consetoga Ave, Quail Ave, and West Truckee River Ranch Road.
20.0 FeetNear record flooding. Extensive flooding of agricultural areas, roads, homes and infrastructure between Derby Dam and Nixon. Numerous homes impacted near Wadsworth. Slightly in excess of January 1997 peak.
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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 Reno 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.