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Latitude: 40.03º NLongitude: 122.12º WElevation: 213 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 210.0 FeetFlood Stage: 213.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
 Most Recent 5 Years
Jan 18, 2016
Dec 12, 2014
Mar 4, 2014
Dec 2, 2012
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1960 to Present)
Mar 01, 1983
Jan 01, 1997
Feb 18, 1986
Mar 15, 1995
Dec 31, 2005
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Estimated flow (Not Official)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 27 to 33. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Patchy frost in the morning. Highs 51 to 57. South winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 30 to 36. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Patchy frost in the morning. Highs around 58. Northwest winds up to 10 mph shifting to the south around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 33 to 39. South winds up to 15 mph.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs around 54.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 28 to 34.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 59.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to 37.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 55.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 35 to 41.

Thursday: Rain showers likely. Highs around 51.

Thursday Night and Friday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 35 to 41. Highs around 54.
Impacts - E19 Information
210.0 FeetWater into RV park on east side of river. Tires of trailers get wet.
213.0 FeetFlood Stage - Road inside trailer park and turn around site under railroad tracks (Tehama Vina Road) become impassable. Water is into area around structures on east side of river. No structural damage. Sheriff's Department issues advisory and makes sure Pelhams Bay, Snug Harbor, Ditters River Inn (small trailer park all in a row on east side of river north of bridge) know of advisory.
214.0 FeetBetween 213.0 and 214.0 Feet the county park becomes inaccessible. Lower trailer park slots (temporary slots) start to flood.
218.0 FeetPelhams Resort acess road floods.
218.3 FeetLow lying area on west side of river, south of town of Tehama floods.
218.6 FeetWater comes into south end of town of Tehama on the west bank.
219.0 FeetWater on streets at south end of town of Tehama. Trailers at Pelhams Bay begin to flood. Many roads closes: Gyle Road at 5th Street, Gyle Road at railroad tracks, Tehama Vina Road at park, and C Street west of 5th Street at the dip.
220.0 FeetThree homes on east side of river flooded. Second Street south of I Street flodded. Fourth Street at I Street flooded. Fifth Street flooded from Gyle curve to F Street. San Benito Road at railroad tracks flooded.
220.6 FeetWater flows over the B Street Levee at Pacific Farms north of town. This water flows south into the northwest section of town. The road to Gerber is closed. Most sections of Tehama are flooded or have water over the roads. On the east side of the river, the county park, trailer parks and Pelhams Resort buildings are flooded.
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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.