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COSUMNES RIVER - MCCONNELL (MCNC1)
Latitude: 38.36º NLongitude: 121.34º WElevation: 5 Feet
Location: Sacramento County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: San JoaquinRiver Group: North San Joaquin
Monitor Stage: 38.5 FeetFlood Stage: 44.5 Feet
Please Note:On June 20, 2023, the datum was changed from USED to NAVD88 (+2.46 feet). As a result the monitor stage was updated to 38.5 ft and flood stage was updated to 44.5 ft.
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2022*
7,790
38.99
Dec 24, 2021
2021*
3,000
32.00
Jan 29, 2021
2020*
6,890
38.18
Apr 6, 2020
2019*
13,200
42.04
Feb 15, 2019
2018*
24,200
42.92
Mar 23, 2018
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1952 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1997*
--
48.50
Jan 02, 1997
1986
--
47.10
Feb 18, 1986
2006*
36,209
47.02
Jan 01, 2006
1998*
--
46.56
Feb 04, 1998
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Dataum changed from USED to NAVD88 on 06/20/2023. The difference is +2.46 ft and must be applied to all data before date to convert to NAVD88.
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Impacts - E19 Information
41.5 FeetThe Cosumnes River overflow channel begins to flow.
46.5 FeetAt approximately 44,000 cfs, water exits the river upstream and downstream of Highway 99. Dillard Road is flooded from Highway 99 to Riley Road. Twin Cities Road is flooded from Hardesty Lane to Christensen Road.
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Tonight: Rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms until early morning, then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the night. Windy. Lows around 41. Southwest winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 46 to 53. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows 36 to 42. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 49 to 56. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 40. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs 52 to 58.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 45.

Tuesday through Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 54 to 60. Lows around 45.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 40.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs 57 to 63.

Thursday Night: Clear. Lows around 38.

Friday: Mostly sunny. Highs 58 to 64.
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.