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SOUTH FORK AMERICAN RIVER - PLACERVILLE (CBAC1)
Latitude: 38.77º NLongitude: 120.82º WElevation: 931 Feet
Location: El Dorado County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: Lower SacramentoRiver Group: American
Issuance Time: Mar 03 2024 at 8:59 AM PSTNext Issuance: Mar 04 2024 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: N/A Flood Stage: N/A

SPECIAL NOTE:This section of the South Fork of the American River is highly regulated. Future releases from upstream reservoirs are often unknown. Users seeking recreational flow schedules should consult other sources.

# Tabular Observed and Forecast Hydrograph Information
#
# Location: South Fork American River - Placerville (CBAC1)
#
# File Generation Time:  03/03/2024 at 09:01 AM PST
# Data Interval:  1 Hour
#
# Most Recent Date & Time of Maximum Observed:  03/02/2024 at 06:00 AM PST
# Maximum Observed Stage:                       7.6 Feet
# Maximum Observed Flow:                        5767 cfs
#
# Earliest Date & Time of Maximum Forecast:     03/03/2024 at 09:00 AM PST
# Maximum Forecast Stage:                       5.9 Feet
# Maximum Forecast Flow:                        3391 cfs
#
# OBSERVED
#
# Date & Time  (Local)    Stage (Feet)     Flow (cfs)     Trend     Observed Status
# ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  02/27/2024 09 AM PST             4.3           1849                Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 10 AM PST             4.3           1841         -      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 11 AM PST             4.3           1841         0      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 12 PM PST             4.3           1832         -      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 01 PM PST             4.3           1832         0      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 02 PM PST             4.3           1824         -      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 03 PM PST             4.2           1791         -      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 04 PM PST             4.0           1654         -      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 05 PM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 06 PM PST             4.1           1662         +      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 07 PM PST             4.1           1662         0      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 08 PM PST             4.1           1670         +      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 09 PM PST             4.1           1670         0      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 10 PM PST             4.1           1662         -      Not Applicable
  02/27/2024 11 PM PST             4.0           1654         -      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 12 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 01 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 02 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 03 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 04 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 05 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 06 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 07 AM PST             4.0           1654         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 08 AM PST             3.9           1546         -      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 09 AM PST             3.2           1030         -      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 10 AM PST             2.8            829         -      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 11 AM PST             2.8            829         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 12 PM PST             2.8            829         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 01 PM PST             2.8            829         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 02 PM PST             2.8            829         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 03 PM PST             2.8            829         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 04 PM PST             2.8            829         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 05 PM PST             2.9            851         +      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 06 PM PST             3.0            922         +      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 07 PM PST             3.8           1425         +      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 08 PM PST             4.0           1646         +      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 09 PM PST             4.0           1646         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 10 PM PST             4.0           1646         0      Not Applicable
  02/28/2024 11 PM PST             4.0           1639         -      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 12 AM PST             4.0           1639         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 01 AM PST             4.0           1639         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 02 AM PST             4.0           1639         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 03 AM PST             4.0           1639         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 04 AM PST             4.0           1631         -      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 05 AM PST             4.0           1639         +      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 06 AM PST             4.0           1639         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 07 AM PST             4.0           1639         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 08 AM PST             3.8           1492         -      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 09 AM PST             3.0            907         -      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 10 AM PST             3.0            902         -      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 11 AM PST             3.4           1151         +      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 12 PM PST             3.4           1151         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 01 PM PST             3.4           1151         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 02 PM PST             3.4           1151         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 03 PM PST             3.3           1115         -      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 04 PM PST             3.3           1115         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 05 PM PST             3.3           1115         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 06 PM PST             3.4           1200         +      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 07 PM PST             4.1           1723         +      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 08 PM PST             4.2           1730         +      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 09 PM PST             4.2           1737         +      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 10 PM PST             4.2           1737         0      Not Applicable
  02/29/2024 11 PM PST             4.2           1730         -      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 12 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 01 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 02 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 03 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 04 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 05 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 06 AM PST             4.2           1730         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 07 AM PST             4.3           1857         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 08 AM PST             4.3           1866         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 09 AM PST             4.3           1874         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 10 AM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 11 AM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 12 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 01 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 02 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 03 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 04 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 05 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 06 PM PST             4.3           1874         0      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 07 PM PST             4.4           1925         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 08 PM PST             4.8           2306         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 09 PM PST             5.5           2947         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 10 PM PST             5.8           3280         +      Not Applicable
  03/01/2024 11 PM PST             5.9           3436         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 12 AM PST             5.9           3436         0      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 01 AM PST             5.9           3436         0      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 02 AM PST             6.9           4671         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 03 AM PST             7.2           5107         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 04 AM PST             7.3           5345         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 05 AM PST             7.4           5431         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 06 AM PST             7.6           5767         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 07 AM PST             7.6           5713         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 08 AM PST             7.5           5659         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 09 AM PST             7.4           5466         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 10 AM PST             7.3           5208         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 11 AM PST             7.0           4794         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 12 PM PST             6.8           4495         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 01 PM PST             6.9           4641         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 02 PM PST             7.0           4732         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 03 PM PST             7.0           4762         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 04 PM PST             7.0           4716         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 05 PM PST             7.0           4701         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 06 PM PST             6.9           4656         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 07 PM PST             6.3           3876         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 08 PM PST             6.0           3549         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 09 PM PST             6.1           3664         +      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 10 PM PST             6.1           3641         -      Not Applicable
  03/02/2024 11 PM PST             6.3           3852         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 12 AM PST             6.4           3996         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 01 AM PST             6.4           4020         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 02 AM PST             6.4           3996         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 03 AM PST             6.3           3852         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 04 AM PST             6.2           3687         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 05 AM PST             6.1           3595         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 06 AM PST             6.0           3560         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 07 AM PST             6.0           3481         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 08 AM PST             6.0           3458         -      Not Applicable
#
# FORECAST
#
# Date & Time  (Local)    Stage (Feet)     Flow (cfs)     Trend     Forecast Status
# ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  03/03/2024 09 AM PST             5.9           3391                Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 10 AM PST             5.8           3247         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 11 AM PST             5.6           3117         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 12 PM PST             5.6           3031         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 01 PM PST             5.5           2958         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 02 PM PST             5.4           2905         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 03 PM PST             5.4           2854         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 04 PM PST             5.3           2813         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 05 PM PST             5.4           2823         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 06 PM PST             5.4           2843         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 07 PM PST             5.4           2864         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 08 PM PST             5.4           2874         +      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 09 PM PST             5.4           2864         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 10 PM PST             5.4           2854         -      Not Applicable
  03/03/2024 11 PM PST             5.4           2823         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 12 AM PST             5.3           2782         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 01 AM PST             5.3           2732         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 02 AM PST             5.2           2692         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 03 AM PST             5.2           2642         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 04 AM PST             5.1           2602         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 05 AM PST             5.1           2545         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 06 AM PST             5.0           2493         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 07 AM PST             5.0           2438         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 08 AM PST             4.9           2381         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 09 AM PST             4.8           2325         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 10 AM PST             4.8           2270         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 11 AM PST             4.7           2233         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 12 PM PST             4.7           2197         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 01 PM PST             4.7           2161         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 02 PM PST             4.6           2125         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 03 PM PST             4.6           2089         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 04 PM PST             4.5           2054         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 05 PM PST             4.5           2028         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 06 PM PST             4.5           2002         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 07 PM PST             4.5           1976         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 08 PM PST             4.4           1950         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 09 PM PST             4.4           1925         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 10 PM PST             4.4           1899         -      Not Applicable
  03/04/2024 11 PM PST             4.4           1899         0      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 12 AM PST             4.4           1899         0      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 01 AM PST             4.4           1899         0      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 02 AM PST             4.4           1899         0      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 03 AM PST             4.4           1899         0      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 04 AM PST             4.4           1899         0      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 05 AM PST             4.3           1882         -      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 06 AM PST             4.3           1866         -      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 07 AM PST             4.3           1874         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 08 AM PST             4.3           1891         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 09 AM PST             4.4           1899         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 10 AM PST             4.4           1908         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 11 AM PST             4.4           1942         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 12 PM PST             4.5           1976         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 01 PM PST             4.5           2010         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 02 PM PST             4.5           2045         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 03 PM PST             4.6           2072         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 04 PM PST             4.6           2107         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 05 PM PST             4.6           2134         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 06 PM PST             4.7           2152         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 07 PM PST             4.7           2170         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 08 PM PST             4.7           2197         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 09 PM PST             4.7           2215         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 10 PM PST             4.8           2242         +      Not Applicable
  03/05/2024 11 PM PST             4.8           2242         0      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 12 AM PST             4.7           2233         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 01 AM PST             4.7           2233         0      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 02 AM PST             4.7           2233         0      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 03 AM PST             4.7           2224         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 04 AM PST             4.7           2224         0      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 05 AM PST             4.7           2188         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 06 AM PST             4.7           2161         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 07 AM PST             4.6           2125         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 08 AM PST             4.6           2098         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 09 AM PST             4.5           2063         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 10 AM PST             4.5           2028         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 11 AM PST             4.5           2002         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 12 PM PST             4.5           1976         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 01 PM PST             4.4           1950         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 02 PM PST             4.4           1916         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 03 PM PST             4.3           1891         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 04 PM PST             4.3           1866         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 05 PM PST             4.3           1841         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 06 PM PST             4.3           1816         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 07 PM PST             4.2           1791         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 08 PM PST             4.2           1759         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 09 PM PST             4.2           1737         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 10 PM PST             4.1           1708         -      Not Applicable
  03/06/2024 11 PM PST             4.1           1694         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 12 AM PST             4.1           1678         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 01 AM PST             4.0           1654         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 02 AM PST             4.0           1639         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 03 AM PST             4.0           1623         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 04 AM PST             4.0           1599         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 05 AM PST             4.0           1592         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 06 AM PST             4.0           1576         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 07 AM PST             3.9           1561         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 08 AM PST             3.9           1553         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 09 AM PST             3.9           1538         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 10 AM PST             3.9           1523         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 11 AM PST             3.9           1515         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 12 PM PST             3.9           1500         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 01 PM PST             3.8           1492         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 02 PM PST             3.8           1485         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 03 PM PST             3.8           1470         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 04 PM PST             3.8           1462         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 05 PM PST             3.8           1447         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 06 PM PST             3.8           1440         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 07 PM PST             3.8           1433         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 08 PM PST             3.8           1425         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 09 PM PST             3.7           1411         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 10 PM PST             3.7           1403         -      Not Applicable
  03/07/2024 11 PM PST             3.7           1396         -      Not Applicable
  03/08/2024 12 AM PST             3.7           1389         -      Not Applicable
  03/08/2024 01 AM PST             3.7           1382         -      Not Applicable
  03/08/2024 02 AM PST             3.7           1374         -      Not Applicable
  03/08/2024 03 AM PST             3.7           1367         -      Not Applicable
  03/08/2024 04 AM PST             3.7           1360         -      Not Applicable
#
# NOTE 1: Stages are rounded to the nearest tenth (.1) of a foot.
# NOTE 2: Flows are rounded to the nearest (1) cfs.
# NOTE 3: Trends are determined using hourly change in unrounded stage and flow.
# NOTE 4: Maximum Values are determined using unrounded stage and flow.