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SAN DIEGO RIVER - FASHION VALLEY (FSNC1)
Latitude: 32.77º NLongitude: 117.17º WElevation: 20 Feet
Location: San Diego County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Southern California
Issuance Time: Feb 23 2017 at 1:23 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 24 2017 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 7.5 FeetFlood Stage: 11.3 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
1,290
8.97
Jul 19, 2015
2014
460
6.74
Mar 2, 2014
2013
582
6.59
Dec 13, 2012
2012
582
6.41
Nov 13, 2011
2011
9,420
14.06
Dec 22, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1982 to Present)
1995*
9,430
13.47
Mar 06, 1995
2011*
9,420
14.06
Dec 22, 2010
1983
8,280
13.11
Mar 02, 1983
1998
7,090
12.80
Feb 08, 1998
 * Since upstream regulation by El Capitan and San Vicente Reservoirs
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ043)
Today: Mostly sunny. Highs 60 to 65. Light winds.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Light winds.

Saturday: Mostly sunny in the morning and becoming partly cloudy. Highs 61 to 66. Light winds.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain overnight. Lows 44 to 49. Light winds. Chance of measurable precipitation 20 percent.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs around 59. Light winds. Chance of measurable precipitation 40 percent.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening and becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 47 to 52.

Monday: Mostly cloudy in the morning and becoming partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Highs around 58.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows 44 to 49.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Highs around 59.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 47.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs 62 to 67 near the coast to 68 inland.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 49.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. Highs 67 to 72 near the coast to 71 to 76 inland.
Impacts - E19 Information
6.5 FeetAvenida Del Rio under water.
8.3 FeetWater begins to flow over Fashion Valley Road.
8.8 FeetFashion Valley Road closed. Officials barricade the road to travel.
11.3 FeetMinor flood. Water flows into Fashion Valley parking lot.
13.5 FeetParking structures designed for flooding fill with water. Golf course under water.
16.5 FeetAll intersections in Mission Valley flooded and impassable except for major bridge structures. Evacuations begin for businesses and residences. Hotels evacuated and golf course inundated. Major damage to businesses. 20,000 cfs.
18.5 FeetWidespread damage to businesses, residences, and roads throughout Mission Valley. Evacuations necessary. Large portions of the business district under water. 50,000 cfs.
19.6 FeetMost of the valley under water. Considerable damage. 75,000 cfs.
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 San Diego 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.