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SACRAMENTO RIVER - HAMILTON CITY (HAMC1)
Latitude: 39.75º NLongitude: 122.00º WElevation: 125 Feet
Location: Glenn County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Apr 23 2017 at 7:56 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 24 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 143.0 FeetFlood Stage: 148.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
124,356
148.32
Dec 12, 2014
2014
33,000
135.42
Mar 4, 2014
2013
85,600
143.47
Dec 3, 2012
2012
44,073
137.35
Mar 28, 2012
2011
102,687
145.68
Mar 21, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - January 1927 to Present)
1997
155,300
150.92
Jan 2, 1997
1970
160,700
150.80
Jan 24, 1970
1983
159,600
150.77
Mar 1, 1983
1995
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150.65
Jan 10, 1995
1986
160,900
150.53
Feb 18, 1986
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Tonight: Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain after midnight. Lows around 51. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 61 to 66. South winds 10 to 20 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the evening, then a slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows around 49. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north after midnight.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 67. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 52. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 71.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows around 50.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs around 73.

Thursday Night through Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs around 73.

Saturday through Sunday: Mostly clear. Highs around 80. Lows around 51.
Impacts - E19 Information
138.5 FeetWest Sacramento Avenue and River Road north of Big Chico Creek flood 1.5 hours after the Hamilton City gage reaches 138.5 and 138.8 feet.
148.0 FeetOverflow begins on the east bank of the river, from near Wilson Landing Road to Highway 32.
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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 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.