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FEATHER RIVER - YUBA CITY (YUBC1)
Latitude: 39.14º NLongitude: 121.60º WElevation: 80 Feet
Location: Sutter County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Dec 12 2019 at 7:47 AM PSTNext Issuance: Dec 12 2019 at 3:00 PM PST
Monitor Stage: 64.0 FeetFlood Stage: 79.5 FeetDanger Stage: 80.5 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2018*
36,000
54.34
Apr 7, 2018
2017*
116,800
66.74
Feb 11, 2017
2016*
24,650
50.91
Mar 14, 2016
2015*
9,538
43.75
Dec 12, 2014
2014*
4,520
40.81
Feb 10, 2014
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1943 to Present)
1997*
376,000**
78.23
Jan 02, 1997
1965*
319,000
76.42
Dec 23, 1964
1986*
316,000
76.30
Feb 20, 1986
1963*
257,200
74.20
Feb 01, 1963
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Discharge includes 160,000 cfs release from Oroville Dam
 *** Datum changed from USED to NAVD88 on 10/01/2019. The difference is -0.8 ft and must be applied to all data before date to convert to NAVD88
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs around 61. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows 47 to 53. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Friday: Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. Highs around 58. Southeast winds up to 15 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows 42 to 48. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs around 55. North winds up to 10 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Colder. Lows 34 to 40.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 53.

Sunday Night through Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 40. Highs around 54.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Highs around 52. Lows 34 to 43.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs around 52.
Impacts - E19 Information
57.2 FeetThe lowest elevation ponds of the city waste water treatment plant inside the west levee are inundated.
59.2 FeetTwo semi-permanent campgrounds inside the levee at Yuba City boat dock and Live Oak Park have historically been evacuated.
64.0 FeetHoncut Creek threatens to flood local lands and roads.
65.2 FeetSimpson Lane floods due to backed up water from the Feather River.
82.7 FeetStages above 82.7 feet result in flooding outside the levees. Top of levee.
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.