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VENTURA RIVER - FOSTER PARK (VRVC1)
Latitude: 34.35º NLongitude: 119.31º WElevation: 200 Feet
Location: Ventura County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Southern California
Issuance Time: Oct 22 2017 at 9:12 AM PDTNext Issuance: Oct 23 2017 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 15.9 FeetFlood Stage: 17.6 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
906
9.78
Jan 6, 2016
2015*
5
6.36
Jun 10, 2015
2014*
3,180
12.86
Mar 1, 2014
2013*
5
6.21
Apr 11, 2013
2012*
180
7.68
Apr 13, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1929 to Present)
1978*
63,600
19.14
Feb 10, 1978
1969*
58,000
24.30
Jan 25, 1969
1992*
45,800
20.66
Feb 12, 1992
1995*
43,700
21.16
Jan 10, 1995
2005*
41,000
17.08
Jan 10, 2005
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ040)
Tonight: Clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 70s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph late.

Monday: Sunny. Highs 94 to 102. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

Monday Night: Clear. Lows in the mid 60s to mid 70s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph after midnight.

Tuesday: Sunny. Highs from the upper 80s to mid 90s at the beaches to 99 to 103 inland. Northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

Tuesday Night: Clear. Lows in the 60s to around 70. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny. Highs from the upper 70s to mid 80s at the beaches to the lower to mid 90s inland. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the morning.

Wednesday Night: Clear. Lows in the mid 50s to mid 60s.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs from the lower to mid 70s at the beaches to the lower to mid 80s inland.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to around 60.

Friday: Sunny. Highs from around 70 at the beaches to around 80 inland.

Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to around 60.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs from around 70 at the beaches to around 80 inland.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs from around 70 at the beaches to around 80 inland.
Impacts - E19 Information
17.6 FeetVentura River begins to flood the Ferro Ranch area just upstream of the Main Street Bridge in Ventura.
19.1 FeetFerro Ranch upstream of the Main Street Bridge floods, the Ventura RV Park just downstream of the Main Street Bridge floods.
20.1 FeetFerro Ranch upstream of the Main Street Bridge in Ventura floods, the Ventura RV Park just downstream of the Main Street Bridge floods, US Highway 101 floods, and Main Street in Ventura floods.
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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 Los Angeles-Oxnard 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.