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Latitude: 39.91º NLongitude: 122.09º WElevation: 185 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 180.0 FeetFlood Stage: 183.0 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 1945 to Present)**
Jan 24, 1970
Mar 1, 1983
Dec 23, 1964
1974* 157,000 190.36*** Jan 16, 1974
1995* -- 189.62 Jan 10, 1995
* Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
** Flood flows measured by staff gauge back to 1900
*** Old datum
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Today: Sunny. Highs around 54. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 34. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs around 55. Light winds becoming south 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 30 to 36. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 58. Northwest winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southeast around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 33 to 39.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs around 53.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 35. Highs around 59.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 38.

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

Wednesday Night and Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 36 to 42. Highs around 52.
Impacts - E19 Information
184.0 FeetWoodson Bridge Park is closed due to flooding. Water is up to the top steps of the recreation center at Woodson Bridge RV Park and spaces 15-33 begin to take on water on the east bank of the river.
185.0 FeetSouth Avenue start to flood east of the river.
187.0 FeetSouth Avenue is flooded and closed. The Woodson Bridge RV Park office and spaces 1-14, 34-52, and 62-72 start to flood.
189.0 FeetWater leaves the established river channel and floods low lying areas along the Sacramento River. Woodson Bridge RV Park is completely impacted and closed.
190.0 FeetExtensive flooding is occuring. The Corning to Vina Road (South Avenue) is closed due to flooding. Water pools in orchards and on agricultural land on the east flood plain along the road. Woodson Bridge Park and the Driftwood RV Fishing Resort 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.