National Weather Service California Nevada River Forecast Center Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service
 | 

RUSSIAN RIVER - HEALDSBURG (HEAC1)
Latitude: 38.61º NLongitude: 122.84º WElevation: 77 Feet
Location: Sonoma County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Russian Napa
Monitor Stage: 20.0 FeetFlood Stage: 23.0 Feet

Observed Data Credit
Gage owner logo

Raw streamflow data is provided by the US Geological Survey (USGS).
View USGS Data for this station location.

Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
19,300
13.22
Jan 18, 2016
2015*
42,800
20.28
Dec 11, 2014
2014*
8,090
8.35
Feb 9, 2014
2013*
28,600
16.53
Dec 23, 2012
2012*
23,200
13.55
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1939 to Present)
1995*
73,000
26.23
Jan 9, 1995
1965*
71,300
27.00
Dec 23, 1964
1986*
71,100
25.81
Feb 17, 1986
1997*
65,700
24.61
Jan 01, 1997
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
Location Photographs
ESRI™ Locator Map
Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ506)
Rest of Today: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers late in the morning. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s to lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph and becoming east after midnight.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph and becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph and becoming south 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Thursday: Rain likely. Highs in the 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s to upper 40s.

Friday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower 30s to mid 40s.

Saturday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the 50s.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s to upper 40s.

Sunday: Rain likely. Highs in the 50s.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s to upper 40s.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the 50s.
Impacts - E19 Information
23.0 FeetMinor flooding of banks in rural areas and farm land along the reach of the gage.
25.0 FeetMinor flooding continues. Low-lying areas south of US 101 begin to flood.
27.0 FeetModerate flooding begins along the reach. Some secondary roads south of US 101 begin to flood.
29.0 FeetMajor flooding begins along the reach. Homes, businesses, and secondary roads in the lowest sections of Healdsburg begin to flood. Lower portions of the Alexander Valley begin to flood.
30.0 FeetMajor flooding continues. Extensive flooding begins in the agricultural sections of the Alexander Valley.
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 San Francisco Bay Area-Monterey 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.