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BEAR RIVER - WHEATLAND (BRWC1)
Latitude: 39.00º NLongitude: 121.41º WElevation: 72 Feet
Location: Placer County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Oct 19 2021 at 8:47 AM PDTNext Issuance: Oct 20 2021 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 16.0 FeetFlood Stage: 24.0 FeetDanger Stage: 25.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2020
3,340
7.66
Apr 6, 2020
2019
9,790
13.49
Feb 27, 2019
2018
13,000
15.82
Mar 22, 2018
2017
32,300
23.71
Jan 11, 2017
2016
17,400
17.12
Mar 14, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1928 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1986
48,000
21.60
Feb 17, 1986
2006
36,400
24.28
Dec 31, 2005
1997
34,900
23.72
Jan 02, 1997
1956 33,100 21.30 Dec 22, 1955
2017
32,300
23.71
Jan 11, 2017
1943 31,300 16.95 Jan 1, 1943
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Partly cloudy. Highs 64 to 71. South winds up to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain after midnight. Lows around 51. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Wednesday: Rain. Highs 59 to 65. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the morning.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight. Lows 51 to 57. East winds up to 10 mph.

Thursday: Rain likely. Highs 64 to 70. South winds up to 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 53 to 59.

Friday: Rain likely. Highs 62 to 68.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 47 to 53.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Highs 59 to 65.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 49 to 55.

Sunday: Rain showers likely. Highs 58 to 64.

Sunday Night: Rain. Lows around 51.

Monday: Rain showers likely. Highs 58 to 64.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.6 FeetOrchards within the levee downstream of Pleasant Grove Road begin to flood.
24.0 FeetFlood stage.
33.1 FeetTop of right bank levee. Stages above this level result in flooding outside the levee.
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 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.