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EEL RIVER - FORT SEWARD (FTSC1)
Latitude: 40.22º NLongitude: 123.63º WElevation: 217 Feet
Location: Humboldt County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Mar 30 2017 at 7:14 AM PDTNext Issuance: Mar 30 2017 at 3:00 PM PDT
Monitor Stage: 55.0 FeetFlood Stage: N/A
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015*
113,000
35.60
Dec 11, 2014
2014*
60,900
27.06
Mar 29, 2014
2013*
160,000
42.63
Dec 2, 2012
2012*
60,700
27.02
Mar 28, 2012
2011*
76,200
29.91
Dec 29, 2010
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Sept 1955 to Present)
1965*
561,000
82.60
Dec 22, 1964
1956*
376,000
72.50
Dec 22, 1955
1986*
306,000
59.27
Feb 17, 1986
1995*
287,000
57.34
Jan 09, 1995
1974*
281,000
56.75
Jan 16, 1974
1997*
240,000
52.86
Jan 01, 1997
 * Discharge affected to unknown degree by regulation or diversion
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ106)
Today: Mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers in the morning. Snow level 4000 feet. Highs 51 to 61.

Tonight: Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 42.

Friday: Sunny. Highs 57 to 67.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 47.

Saturday: Mostly sunny. Highs 62 to 72.

Saturday Night through Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 58 to 68.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Highs 54 to 64. Lows 34 to 44.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain. Highs 55 to 65.
Impacts - E19 Information
78.0 FeetMinor flooding possible in low-lying areas north of the railroad tracks in Alderpoint and Fort Seward and around the Dobbyns Creek confluence.
82.0 FeetFlooding probable in low-lying areas north of the railroad tracks in Alderpoint and Fort Seward and around the Dobbyns Creek confluence.
83.0 FeetConsiderable flooding of low-lying areas north of the railroad tracks in Alderpoint and Fort Seward and around the Dobbyns Creek confluence. This forecast exceeds record river levels.
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This river graphic is not intended to serve as a substitute for official flood watches, warnings, advisories, or statements issued by the NWS Eureka 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.