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SCOTT RIVER - FORT JONES (FTJC1)
Latitude: 41.64º NLongitude: 123.01º WElevation: 2624 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Monitor Stage: 12.0 FeetFlood Stage: 15.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2021
1,630
8.27
Jan 13, 2021
2020
1,720
8.41
2019
6,160
12.61
Apr 9, 2019
2018
3,850
10.75
Apr 7, 2018
2017
16,100
17.90
Feb 10, 2017
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1941 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1965
54,600
25.34
Dec 22, 1964
1956
38,500
21.40
Dec 22, 1955
1974
36,700
23.67
Jan 16, 1974
1997
34,300
23.47
Jan 01, 1997
1982
25,500
20.52
Dec 20, 1981
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Rest of Today: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow in the late morning and early afternoon, then rain and snow late this afternoon. Snow level 4500 feet rising to 5000 feet this afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

Tonight: Rain and snow showers in the evening, then rain showers, snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Snow may be heavy at times. Snow level 4500 feet lowering to 3500 feet after midnight. Snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 40 mph shifting to the southwest well after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

Sunday: Rain showers, snow showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Snow level 3500 feet rising to 4000 feet in the afternoon. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers in the evening. Snow level 3000 feet in the evening. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Monday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Thursday through Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.0 FeetSome flooding of pasture land begins at this point.
15.0 FeetSome flooding of structures at this point.
25.0 FeetMajor flooding of the Scott Valley at this stage.
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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.