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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: Feb 23 2017 at 1:23 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 24 2017 at 9:00 AM PST
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
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
2011*
19,100
17.31
Mar 20, 2011
 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)
Today: Sunny. Highs around 60.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to around 40.

Saturday: Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 60.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s.

Sunday: Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid to upper 40s.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s to around 60.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower to mid 40s.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Highs around 60.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to around 50.

Wednesday: Sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 60s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 50.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to mid 70s.
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.
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 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.