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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
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
2011
16,200
16.15
Mar 16, 2011
 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)
Tonight: Clear. Lows 59 to 67. Southwest winds up to 10 mph shifting to the south after midnight.

Tuesday: Sunny and very warm. Highs 93 to 101. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Clear. Lows 55 to 63. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny and not as warm. Highs 83 to 93. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 57. South winds 10 to 20 mph.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs 77 to 85.

Thursday Night: Clear. Lows 50 to 56.

Friday and Friday Night: Mostly clear. Highs 74 to 82. Lows 50 to 56.

Saturday: Mostly sunny. Highs 80 to 88.

Saturday Night and Sunday: Clear. Lows 53 to 59. Highs 81 to 91.

Sunday Night and Memorial Day: Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 61. Highs 84 to 94.
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.