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KLAMATH RIVER - SEIAD VALLEY (SEIC1)
Latitude: 41.85º NLongitude: 123.23º WElevation: 1320 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: May 26 2017 at 7:34 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 27 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 13.0 FeetFlood Stage: 15.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015*
36,100
16.29
Feb 7, 2015
2014*
9,190
8.15
Mar 10, 2014
2013*
12,800
9.69
Dec 5, 2012
2012*
13,400
9.93
Mar 31, 2012
2011*
13,400
9.96
Mar 16, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jul 1951 to Present)**
1965*
165,000
33.75
Dec 23, 1964
1974*
126,000
29.65
Jan 16, 1974
1956*
122,000
29.20
Dec 22, 1955
1997* 117,000 28.72 Jan 1, 1997
2006* 74,000 23.17 Dec 31, 2005
* Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
** Most recent continuous record back to Jul 1951 with segmented periods back to Oct 1912
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph shifting to the east well after midnight.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s to lower 90s. East winds around 5 mph shifting to the south late in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s to lower 90s. East winds around 5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s to lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight.

Memorial Day: Sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s to mid 90s.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s to lower 60s.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s to mid 80s.

Tuesday Night and Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s to mid 80s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 40s to mid 50s.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s to mid 80s.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 50s.

Friday: Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s to lower 90s.
Impacts - E19 Information
15.0 FeetThe Klamath River begins to flow out of its banks in some areas. Some low-lying structures may be flooded.
20.0 FeetHighway 96 inundated in low-lying spots along the Klamath River in Siskiyou County. Flooding is also likely at the confluence with the Scott River and the confluence of Indian Creek.
28.0 FeetConsiderable flooding along the Klamath River in Siskiyou County. Sections of Highway 96 are flooded.
33.8 FeetMajor flooding is occuring along the entire reach of the Klamath River in Siskiyou County. Much of Highway 96 is impassable.
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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 Medford 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.