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SACRAMENTO RIVER - RED BLUFF (RDBC1)
Latitude: 40.15º NLongitude: 122.20º WElevation: 231 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Jan 19 2018 at 1:58 PM PSTNext Issuance: Jan 20 2018 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 250.0 FeetFlood Stage: 253.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
67,675
249.62
Jan 18, 2016
2015*
108,313
255.48
Dec 11, 2014
2014*
30,800
243.50
Mar 4, 2014
2013*
71,300
250.17
Dec 2, 2012
2012*
40,869
245.23
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Dec 2000 to Present)
1997*
141,500**
260.00**
Jan 02, 1997
2006*
123,171
257.09
Dec 31, 2005
2015*
108,179
255.48
Dec 11, 2014
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Estimated stage/flow from high water marks
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Rest of Tonight: Mostly clear. Colder. Lows 29 to 37. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 53. North winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows 32 to 39. West winds up to 10 mph.

Sunday: Rain. Highs around 48. West winds up to 10 mph increasing to southeast 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Rain showers. Lows 38 to 44. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

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

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 36 to 44.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs around 51.

Tuesday Night and Wednesday: Rain likely. Lows around 43. Highs around 54.

Wednesday Night through Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows around 36. Highs around 52.

Friday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Highs around 51.
Impacts - E19 Information
246.0 FeetThe river starts to flow eastward into Sand Slough on the left bank upstream of the gage.
254.0 FeetOverflow of east bank of river downstream of gage begins. Housing development in the area is threatened.
254.3 FeetThe trailer house at the south end of Idle Wheels Trailer Park start to take water. Water is up to the parking lot at City Park. Paynes Creek Slough closes Bell Mill Road at Kaer Avenue.
255.0 FeetWater starts into the houses on Mary Lane, Howell Street, and surrounding streets.
257.0 FeetExtensive flooding problems begin to happen in low lying areas of Red Bluff.
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.