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SACRAMENTO RIVER - TEHAMA BRIDGE (TEHC1)
Latitude: 40.03º NLongitude: 122.12º WElevation: 213 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 210.0 FeetFlood Stage: 213.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2015*
119,789
218.74
Dec 12, 2014
2014*
30,400
206.63
Mar 4, 2014
2013*
74,500
213.51
Dec 2, 2012
2012*
39,660
208.42
Mar 28, 2012
2011*
97,686
216.62
Mar 20, 2011
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1960 to Present)
1983*
176,000**
222.70
Mar 01, 1983
1997*
152,600
221.24
Jan 01, 1997
1986*
135,500
220.10
Feb 18, 1986
1995*
135,300
220.09
Mar 15, 1995
2006*
134,600
220.04
Dec 31, 2005
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Estimated flow (Not Official)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Today: Rain, windy. Highs around 55. South winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 39 to 45. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the evening becoming light.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 62. Light winds.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows around 45. Light winds.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. Highs around 57. South winds up to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Rain showers. Lows 40 to 46.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs around 64.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows around 45.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Highs around 71. Lows around 47.

Wednesday and Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 73. Lows 43 to 49.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs 64 to 70.
Impacts - E19 Information
210.0 FeetWater into RV park on east side of river. Tires of trailers get wet.
213.0 FeetFlood Stage - Road inside trailer park and turn around site under railroad tracks (Tehama Vina Road) become impassable. Water is into area around structures on east side of river. No structural damage. Sheriff's Department issues advisory and makes sure Pelhams Bay, Snug Harbor, Ditters River Inn (small trailer park all in a row on east side of river north of bridge) know of advisory.
214.0 FeetBetween 213.0 and 214.0 Feet the county park becomes inaccessible. Lower trailer park slots (temporary slots) start to flood.
218.0 FeetPelhams Resort acess road floods.
218.3 FeetLow lying area on west side of river, south of town of Tehama floods.
218.6 FeetWater comes into south end of town of Tehama on the west bank.
219.0 FeetWater on streets at south end of town of Tehama. Trailers at Pelhams Bay begin to flood. Many roads closes: Gyle Road at 5th Street, Gyle Road at railroad tracks, Tehama Vina Road at park, and C Street west of 5th Street at the dip.
220.0 FeetThree homes on east side of river flooded. Second Street south of I Street flodded. Fourth Street at I Street flooded. Fifth Street flooded from Gyle curve to F Street. San Benito Road at railroad tracks flooded.
220.6 FeetWater flows over the B Street Levee at Pacific Farms north of town. This water flows south into the northwest section of town. The road to Gerber is closed. Most sections of Tehama are flooded or have water over the roads. On the east side of the river, the county park, trailer parks and Pelhams Resort buildings are flooded.
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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 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.