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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: May 16 2022 at 7:44 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 17 2022 at 9:00 AM PDT
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
2020*
1,860
37.81
Dec 5, 2019
2019*
25,400
51.17
Feb 27, 2019
2018*
36,000
54.34
Apr 7, 2018
2017*
116,800
66.74
Feb 11, 2017
2016*
24,650
50.91
Mar 14, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1943 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
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: Sunny. Highs 89 to 94. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 56 to 62. Northwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 92 to 97. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 63. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Breezy. Highs 84 to 90. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Breezy. Lows around 59.

Friday: Mostly sunny. Breezy. Highs 84 to 90.

Friday Night and Saturday: Clear. Lows 57 to 63. Highs 85 to 95.

Saturday Night and Sunday: Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 64. Highs 90 to 98.

Sunday Night and Monday: Mostly clear. Lows 63 to 69. Highs 93 to 100.
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.
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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.