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PIT RIVER - CANBY (CNBC1)
Latitude: 41.41º NLongitude: 120.93º WElevation: 4266 Feet
Location: Modoc County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 7.5 FeetFlood Stage: 8.5 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2021
250
3.50
Nov 11, 2020
2020
1,130
5.39
Jan 27, 2020
2019
3,640
8.64
Apr 10, 2019
2018
1,840
6.53
Apr 9, 2018
2017
5,810
10.61
Feb 10, 2017
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - May 1904 to Present)* - Ranked by Flow
1904
13,000
15.00
Mar 08, 1904
1986
9,180
12.87
Feb 19, 1986
1938
8,210
12.65
Dec 11, 1937
1997
7,280
11.82
Jan 02, 1997
 * Period of Record - Jan 1904 to Dec 1905, May 1929 to Current Year (1929 to 1931 incomplete)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ085)
Rest of Today: Mostly cloudy. A 10 percent chance of rain and snow late this afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph this afternoon.

Tonight: Cloudy with rain and snow showers. Snow level 4900 feet lowering to 4100 feet after midnight. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches except 2 to 5 inches in the warner mountains. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches except 2 to 6 inches in the warner mountains. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph early in the morning. Chance of snow 70 percent.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. A 10 percent chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower to mid 40s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 20.

Thursday through Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s. Lows 15 to 25.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.5 FeetMinor flooding in Canby and Lookout in southwest Modoc county, as well as Beiber and Nubeiber in northwest Lassen county.
9.0 FeetModerate flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
10.0 FeetMajor flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
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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 Medford 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.