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SACRAMENTO RIVER - HAMILTON CITY (HAMC1)
Latitude: 39.75º NLongitude: 122.00º WElevation: 125 Feet
Location: Glenn County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: Apr 26 2018 at 7:57 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 27 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 143.0 FeetFlood Stage: 148.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016
77,947
142.43
Jan 18, 2016
2015
124,356
148.32
Dec 12, 2014
2014
33,000
135.42
Mar 4, 2014
2013
85,600
143.47
Dec 3, 2012
2012
44,073
137.35
Mar 28, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - January 1927 to Present)
1997
155,300
150.92
Jan 2, 1997
1970
160,700
150.80
Jan 24, 1970
1983
159,600
150.77
Mar 1, 1983
1995
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150.65
Jan 10, 1995
1986
160,900
150.53
Feb 18, 1986
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ016)
Today: Mostly sunny. Highs around 81. Southeast winds up to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows around 49. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph after midnight.

Friday: Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs 68 to 74. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows around 48. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Highs 65 to 71. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 45 to 51.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 70 to 75.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows 46 to 52.

Monday and Monday Night: Mostly clear. Highs 72 to 78. Lows 46 to 53.

Tuesday and Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Highs 77 to 83. Lows 47 to 56.

Wednesday: Sunny. Highs 82 to 87.
Impacts - E19 Information
138.5 FeetWest Sacramento Avenue and River Road north of Big Chico Creek flood 1.5 hours after the Hamilton City gage reaches 138.5 and 138.8 feet.
148.0 FeetOverflow begins on the east bank of the river, from near Wilson Landing Road to Highway 32.
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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.