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SPRAGUE RIVER - BEATTY (BTYO3)
Latitude: 42.45º NLongitude: 121.24º WElevation: 4305 Feet
Location: Klamath County in OregonRiver Group: North Coast
Monitor Stage: 7.5 FeetFlood Stage: 8.5 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015
1,330
7.85
Dec 22, 2014
2014*
1,180
7.48
Mar 11, 2014
2013
1,133
6.97
Dec 3, 2012
2012
1,870
8.10
Apr 27, 2012
2011
1,730
7.92
Apr 11, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1953 to Present)
1965
6,980
12.19
Dec 23, 1964
1997
6,372
11.50
Jan 2, 1997
1970
3,810
10.01
Jan 24, 1970
1956 3,340 9.44 Dec 23, 1955
1996 3,280 9.30 Feb 8, 1996
* Data utilizes mean daily values rather than instantaneous values
** Most recent continuous record back to Oct 1953 with segmented periods back to Apr 1912
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (ORZ030)
Tonight: Partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.

Monday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 40 percent.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then clear after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to around 5 mph after midnight.

Tuesday: Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to around 5 mph after midnight.

Wednesday: Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s.

Wednesday Night through Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s.

Friday through Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 70s to mid 80s. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.0 FeetWidespread agricultural flooding can be expected downstream in the Sprague River Valley in the vicinity of Sprague River and Lone Pine.
9.0 FeetFlooding of structures along the Sprague River in the vicinity of Sprague River, Lone Pine, and downstream can be expected. Widespread agricultural flooding is likely in this area as well.
10.0 FeetFlooding of numerous homes and other structures along the Sprague River is likely. Some relocations and evacuations have taken place at these river stages in the past.
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 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.