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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
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
2011
3,330
8.10
Apr 23, 2011
 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: Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow this morning, then widespread rain and snow showers this afternoon. Snow level 4200 feet rising to 4800 feet this afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch except 1 to 2 inches in the warner mountains. Highs in the lower to mid 40s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Tonight: Cloudy with scattered rain and snow showers. Snow level 4900 feet. Little or no snow accumulation except snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches in the warner mountains. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to around 5 mph well after midnight. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 4700 feet. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the south after midnight.

Sunday: Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow in the afternoon. Snow level 4100 feet rising to 5000 feet in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Sunday Night: Rain and snow in the evening, then rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 30s.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs in the lower to mid 40s.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 50s to lower 60s.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 30.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
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.