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SACRAMENTO RIVER - BEND BRIDGE (BDBC1)
Latitude: 40.29º NLongitude: 122.19º WElevation: 286 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: Upper SacramentoRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 22.0 FeetFlood Stage: 27.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2022*
36,800
14.74
Oct 24, 2021
2021*
13,500
5.68
Feb 2, 2021
2020*
27,000
11.98
Dec 7, 2019
2019*
91,000
26.22
Feb 27, 2019
2018*
53,000
18.59
Apr 7, 2018
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Completion of Shasta Dam (1943) to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1964*
170,000
28.15**
Feb 22, 1964
1970*
157,000
36.60***
Jan 24, 1970
1958*
139,000
24.98**
Feb 19,1958
1986*
134,000
32.84
Feb 17, 1986
1997*
121,000
30.62
Jan 01, 1997
 * Discharge affected to unknown degree by regulation or diversion
 ** Gage located downstream of current location. Gage was later moved upstream due to backwater effects of Red Bluff Diversion Dam.
 *** Peak Stage of Record at current gage location.
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Impacts - E19 Information
27.0 FeetFlood Stage - Overflow of east bank begins upstream of gage.
29.5 FeetAdobe Road at Surrey Village is flooded and closed. Approximately 200 homes are isolated. Homes begin to flood along Fisher Road on the east side of the river.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Today: Rain showers likely early in the morning, then rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Windy. Highs 50 to 57. South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.

Tonight: Rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Windy. Lows 34 to 40. South winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.

Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely in the morning, then rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Breezy. Highs 45 to 52. No snow accumulation. South winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows 32 to 38. No snow accumulation. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow showers likely in the morning, then rain showers likely in the afternoon. Highs 45 to 53. No snow accumulation. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 32 to 37.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs 47 to 54.

Monday Night through Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 40. Highs 50 to 57.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 38.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs 55 to 61.
Product Disclaimer

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.