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SCOTT RIVER - FORT JONES (FTJC1)
Latitude: 41.64º NLongitude: 123.01º WElevation: 2624 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: North CoastRiver Group: Klamath
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
2022
980
7.18
May 7, 2022
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
 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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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.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Today: Snow showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Snow may be heavy at times until early afternoon. Snow accumulation of 3 to 6 inches at lower elevations and 3 to 7 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the mid 20s to mid 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

Tonight: Snow and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then snow likely after midnight. Snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the south 5 to 10 mph well after midnight. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Monday: Snow in the morning, then rain and snow in the afternoon. Snow level 2500 feet in the afternoon. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches at lower elevations and 3 to 6 inches above 3000 feet. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Monday Night: Rain and snow. Snow may be heavy at times. Snow level 3000 feet rising to 3500 feet after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

Tuesday: Rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow likely in the afternoon. Snow level 3500 feet. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow likely in the evening, then chance of rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow in the morning. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Wednesday Night through Thursday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Friday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the lower to mid 30s.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s to mid 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.