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BEAR RIVER - WHEATLAND (BRWC1)
Latitude: 39.00º NLongitude: 121.41º WElevation: 72 Feet
Location: Placer County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Apr 23 2017 at 8:06 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 24 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 16.0 FeetFlood Stage: 24.0 FeetDanger Stage: 25.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
768
3.91
Feb 12, 2015
2014
1,160
4.15
Apr 3, 2014
2013
4,320
8.19
Dec 24, 2012
2012
17,300
17.05
Mar 17, 2012
2011
16,200
16.15
Mar 16, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1928 to Present)
1986
48,000
21.60
Feb 17, 1986
2006
36,400
24.28
Dec 31, 2005
1997
34,900
23.72
Jan 02, 1997
1956 33,100 21.30 Dec 22, 1955
1943 31,300 16.95 Jan 1, 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Highs 61 to 67. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 50. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. Highs 65 to 70. South winds around 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows around 53. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs 69 to 74.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows around 51.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs 70 to 76.

Thursday Night through Friday Night: Mostly clear. Breezy. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 69 to 76.

Saturday: Mostly sunny. Breezy. Highs 74 to 80.

Saturday Night: Clear. Lows 49 to 55.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 81.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.6 FeetOrchards within the levee downstream of Pleasant Grove Road begin to flood.
24.0 FeetFlood stage.
33.1 FeetTop of right bank levee. Stages above this level result in flooding outside the levee.
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.