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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: Mar 23 2017 at 2:05 PM PDTNext Issuance: Mar 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 cloudy. A chance of rain after midnight. Lows 46 to 52. South winds up to 10 mph.

Friday: Rain, breezy. Highs around 57. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph shifting to the south 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 44 to 50. Southeast winds up to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.

Saturday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the morning, then mostly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs around 63. Light winds.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows around 46. South winds up to 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 55 to 60.

Sunday Night: Rain. Lows 45 to 51.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 60 to 65.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 42 to 48.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Highs 66 to 72. Lows 43 to 53.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 69 to 75.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows around 49.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs 64 to 69.
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.