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SPRAGUE RIVER - BEATTY (BTYO3)
Latitude: 42.45º NLongitude: 121.24º WElevation: 4305 Feet
Location: Klamath County in OregonRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Dec 10 2018 at 8:11 AM PSTNext Issuance: Dec 10 2018 at 3:00 PM PST
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
2017
2,850
9.64
Feb 10, 2017
2016
1,470
7.38
Mar 15, 2016
2015
1,330
7.85
Dec 22, 2014
2014*
1,180
7.48
Mar 11, 2014
2013
1,133
6.97
Dec 3, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1953 to Present)
1965
6,980
12.19
Dec 23, 1964
1997
6,372
11.50
Jan 2, 1997
1970
3,810
10.01
Jan 24, 1970
1956 3,340 9.44 Dec 23, 1955
1996 3,280 9.30 Feb 8, 1996
* Data utilizes mean daily values rather than instantaneous values
** Most recent continuous record back to Oct 1953 with segmented periods back to Apr 1912
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (ORZ030)
Rest of Today: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows 15 to 20. West winds around 5 mph shifting to the south after midnight.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow in the morning, then chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Snow level 3400 feet in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Tuesday Night: Rain and snow in the evening, then rain and snow likely after midnight. Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Snow level 4700 feet. Lows in the mid 20s. Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

Wednesday: Patchy blowing snow in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. West winds 10 to 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows 15 to 25.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Friday: Snow likely. Patchy blowing snow. Breezy. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.

Sunday: Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in the lower to mid 30s.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.0 FeetWidespread agricultural flooding can be expected downstream in the Sprague River Valley in the vicinity of Sprague River and Lone Pine.
9.0 FeetFlooding of structures along the Sprague River in the vicinity of Sprague River, Lone Pine, and downstream can be expected. Widespread agricultural flooding is likely in this area as well.
10.0 FeetFlooding of numerous homes and other structures along the Sprague River is likely. Some relocations and evacuations have taken place at these river stages in the past.
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 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.