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SCOTT RIVER - FORT JONES (FTJC1)
Latitude: 41.64º NLongitude: 123.01º WElevation: 2624 Feet
Location: Siskiyou County in CaliforniaRiver Group: North Coast
Issuance Time: Oct 20 2021 at 8:09 AM PDTNext Issuance: Oct 21 2021 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 12.0 FeetFlood Stage: 15.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2020
1,720
8.41
2019
6,160
12.61
Apr 9, 2019
2018
3,850
10.75
Apr 7, 2018
2017
16,100
17.90
Feb 10, 2017
2016
6,340
12.78
Mar 6, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1941 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1965
54,600
25.34
Dec 22, 1964
1956
38,500
21.40
Dec 22, 1955
1974
36,700
23.67
Jan 16, 1974
1997
34,300
23.47
Jan 01, 1997
1982
25,500
20.52
Dec 20, 1981
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ080)
Tonight: Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy in the late evening and early morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers until well after midnight, then chance of rain well after midnight. Snow level 7000 feet. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southeast 10 to 20 mph late this evening and overnight. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s to lower 60s. Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Thursday Night: Rain. Snow level 6500 feet after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph shifting to the southwest 10 to 15 mph well after midnight. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

Friday: Cloudy. Rain and snow in the morning, then chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Snow level 5500 feet rising to 6000 feet in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

Friday Night: Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow showers in the evening, then chance of rain and snow after midnight. Snow level 6000 feet. Lows in the mid 30s to mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Saturday: Rain and snow. Snow may be heavy at times in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Saturday Night: Rain and snow in the evening, then rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Sunday: Rain. Rain may be heavy at times. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Sunday Night: Rain in the evening, then rain and snow after midnight. Snow may be heavy at times after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

Monday: Rain and snow. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Highs in the lower 40s to lower 50s.

Tuesday Night: Rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s to mid 40s.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely in the morning, then chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s.
Impacts - E19 Information
13.0 FeetSome flooding of pasture land begins at this point.
15.0 FeetSome flooding of structures at this point.
25.0 FeetMajor flooding of the Scott Valley at this stage.
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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 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.