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SPRAGUE RIVER - BEATTY (BTYO3)
Latitude: 42.45º NLongitude: 121.24º WElevation: 4305 Feet
Location: Klamath County in OregonBulletin Group: North CoastRiver Group: Klamath
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
2022
567
5.14
Jun 6, 2022
2021
290
3.22
Apr 25, 2021
2020
666
5.35
Jan 27, 2020
2019
1,770
8.54
Apr 10, 2019
2018
1,320
7.20
Apr 24, 2018
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1953 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1965
6,980
12.19
Dec 23, 1964
1997
6,372
11.50
Jan 2, 1997
1970
3,810
10.01
Jan 24, 1970
1956 3,340 9.44 Dec 23, 1955
1996 3,280 9.30 Feb 8, 1996
* Data utilizes mean daily values rather than instantaneous values
** Most recent continuous record back to Oct 1953 with segmented periods back to Apr 1912
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Impacts - E19 Information
8.0 FeetWidespread agricultural flooding can be expected downstream in the Sprague River Valley in the vicinity of Sprague River and Lone Pine.
9.0 FeetFlooding of structures along the Sprague River in the vicinity of Sprague River, Lone Pine, and downstream can be expected. Widespread agricultural flooding is likely in this area as well.
10.0 FeetFlooding of numerous homes and other structures along the Sprague River is likely. Some relocations and evacuations have taken place at these river stages in the past.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (ORZ030)
Today: Snow. Patchy blowing snow early this morning. Patchy blowing snow in the late morning and afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times in the late morning and afternoon. Snow accumulation of 3 to 6 inches. Highs in the lower to mid 30s. Windy. South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 45 mph shifting to the southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph in the late morning and afternoon. Chance of snow 90 percent.

Tonight: Snow in the evening, then snow likely after midnight. Patchy blowing snow through the night. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches. Lows 15 to 20. Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.

Saturday: Snow likely in the morning, then chance of snow in the afternoon. Patchy blowing snow through the day. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 60 percent.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows 10 to 15. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the evening, then chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows around 15.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 30s.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around 20.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
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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.