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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: Feb 15 2019 at 2:57 PM PSTNext Issuance: Feb 16 2019 at 9:00 AM PST
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
2017
32,300
23.71
Jan 11, 2017
2016
17,400
17.12
Mar 14, 2016
2015
768
3.91
Feb 12, 2015
2014
1,160
4.15
Apr 3, 2014
2013
4,320
8.19
Dec 24, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1928 to Present)
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)
Tonight: A chance of rain showers in the evening, then rain showers after midnight. Lows around 42. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

Saturday: A chance of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 50 to 55. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows around 37. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 47 to 52. Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 37. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Washingtons Birthday: Sunny. Highs around 55.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 33.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Highs around 54. Lows around 35.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs around 53.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows around 37.

Thursday: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs 50 to 55.

Thursday Night and Friday: Mostly clear. Lows around 36. Highs 50 to 55.
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.