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BEAR RIVER - WHEATLAND (BRWC1)
Latitude: 39.00º NLongitude: 121.41º WElevation: 72 Feet
Location: Placer County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 16.0 FeetFlood Stage: 24.0 FeetDanger Stage: 25.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016
17,400
17.12
Mar 14, 2016
2015
768
3.91
Feb 12, 2015
2014
1,160
4.15
Apr 3, 2014
2013
4,320
8.19
Dec 24, 2012
2012
17,300
17.05
Mar 17, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1928 to Present)
1986
48,000
21.60
Feb 17, 1986
2006
36,400
24.28
Dec 31, 2005
1997
34,900
23.72
Jan 02, 1997
1956 33,100 21.30 Dec 22, 1955
1943 31,300 16.95 Jan 1, 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Mostly sunny. Highs 87 to 95. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 66. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday: Mostly sunny. Highs 85 to 93. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 59 to 65. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 87 to 93. South winds around 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 60 to 66.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 89 to 97.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 66.

Thursday through Saturday: Clear. Highs 87 to 97. Lows 56 to 66.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.6 FeetOrchards within the levee downstream of Pleasant Grove Road begin to flood.
24.0 FeetFlood stage.
33.1 FeetTop of right bank levee. Stages above this level result in flooding outside the levee.
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.