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PIT RIVER - CANBY (CNBC1)
Latitude: 41.41º NLongitude: 120.93º WElevation: 4266 Feet
Location: Modoc County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
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
2016
2,150
6.98
Mar 15, 2016
2015
991
5.13
May 25, 2015
2014
332
3.55
Nov 8, 2013
2013
1,660
6.04
Dec 2, 2012
2012
978
4.80
Apr 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - May 1904 to Present)*
1904
13,000
15.00
Mar 08, 1904
1986
9,180
12.87
Feb 19, 1986
1938
8,210
12.65
Dec 11, 1937
1997
7,280
11.82
Jan 02, 1997
 * Period of Record - Jan 1904 to Dec 1905, May 1929 to Current Year (1929 to 1931 incomplete)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ085)
Today: Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers this morning. Snow level 6500 feet this morning. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 50s. Breezy. South winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph in the late morning and afternoon.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Snow level 7000 feet after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the evening.

Thursday: Cloudy. Rain likely in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Snow level 7000 feet lowering to 6000 feet in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Thursday Night: Rain and snow showers likely in the evening, then snow showers likely after midnight. Colder. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Friday: Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower to mid 30s.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Saturday and Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow. Highs in the lower to mid 30s. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s.

Sunday and Sunday Night: Snow likely. Breezy. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Monday: Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.5 FeetMinor flooding in Canby and Lookout in southwest Modoc county, as well as Beiber and Nubeiber in northwest Lassen county.
9.0 FeetModerate flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
10.0 FeetMajor flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
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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 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.