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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: Feb 23 2017 at 1:45 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 24 2017 at 9:00 AM PST
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)
Today: Patchy frost in the morning. Partly cloudy. Highs 52 to 57. Light winds.

Tonight: Partly cloudy. Lows around 37. South winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning, then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs 51 to 57. Light winds.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 35. North winds up to 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 53 to 58. Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 37 to 43.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 53 to 58.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 38.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Highs 54 to 59. Lows 36 to 42.

Wednesday and Wednesday Night: Clear. Highs around 60. Lows 36 to 44.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 63.
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.