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CACHE CREEK - YOLO (YLOC1)
Latitude: 38.73º NLongitude: 121.81º WElevation: 86 Feet
Location: Yolo County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: Lower SacramentoRiver Group: Cache Putah
Issuance Time: Apr 13 2024 at 8:16 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 14 2024 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 75.0 FeetFlood Stage: 81.0 FeetDanger Stage: 82.1 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2022*
2,780
58.13
Oct 25, 2021
2021*
0***
--
--
2020*
462
49.19
Dec 8, 2019
2019*
26,500
84.94
Feb 27, 2019
2018*
1,210
52.09
Mar 23, 2018
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - February 1903 to Present)** - Ranked by Flow
1958*
41,400
85.35
Feb 25, 1958
1940*
38,700
85.30
Feb 28, 1940
1965*
37,800
--
Jan 6, 1965
1995*
36,400
85.37
Mar 9, 1995
1998*
34,600
84.39
Feb 3, 1998
1983*
33,000
83.75
Jan 27, 1983
2019*
26,500
84.94
Feb 27, 2019
2006*
--
83.28
Dec 31, 2005
 * Discharge affected to unknown degree by regulation or diversion
 ** Missing records from 1976 to 1977
 *** No flow observed during the entire water year
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Impacts - E19 Information
75.0 FeetYolo County and CA DWR begin patrolling levee sections of Cache Creek. Yolo County OES alert responding agencies to the potential impacts from the rising creek levels.
81.0 FeetOverflow is expected on the non-leveed south bank, upstream from the start of the south-side levee. Water begins moving southeast toward the city of Woodland. Target elevation is subject to change slightly as additional data are acquired.
84.1 FeetStages above 84.1 feet results in flooding outside the levees. Top of levee.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Cooler. A chance of rain showers early in the morning, then rain showers in the late morning and early afternoon. A chance of rain showers late in the afternoon. Highs 50 to 59. South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 44. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs 55 to 61. East winds around 10 mph shifting to the north in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 43. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Monday: Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs 65 to 71. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Clear. Lows around 47.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 72 to 78.

Tuesday Night through Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 57. Highs 72 to 82.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs 78 to 84.

Thursday Night and Friday: Mostly clear. Lows around 54. Highs 77 to 84.
Product Disclaimer

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.