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FEATHER RIVER - NICOLAUS (NCOC1)
Latitude: 38.89º NLongitude: 121.60º WElevation: 32 Feet
Location: Sutter County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Apr 14 2021 at 8:46 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 15 2021 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 39.0 FeetFlood Stage: 47.0 FeetDanger Stage: 48.0 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2019*
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38.94
Feb 27, 2019
2018*
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38.35
Apr 8, 2018
2017*
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44.66
Feb 11, 2017
2016*
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39.99
Mar 14, 2016
2015*
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31.29
Dec 15, 2014
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Nov 1931 to Present)
1956
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51.60
Dec 23, 1955
1965
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51.55
Dec 23, 1964
1940
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50.75
Mar 30, 1940
1997*
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50.40
Jan 2, 1997
1986*
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49.10
Feb 20, 1986
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Record flow since regulation by Oroville Dam began in 1967
 *** Datum changed from NGVD29 to NAVD88 on 10/01/2016. The difference is -1.15 ft and must be applied to all data before date to convert to NAVD88
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ017)
Today: Sunny. Highs 71 to 77. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 41 to 49. South winds up to 10 mph.

Friday: Sunny. Highs 77 to 84. Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Clear. Lows 43 to 53. West winds around 10 mph shifting to the south up to 10 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 20 mph.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs 80 to 88. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear. Lows 46 to 56.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs 84 to 91.

Sunday Night: Clear. Lows 49 to 55.

Monday and Monday Night: Mostly clear. Highs 83 to 89. Lows 48 to 55.

Tuesday through Wednesday: Mostly clear. Highs 77 to 84. Lows 46 to 54.
Impacts - E19 Information
53.4 FeetStages above 53.4 feet result in flooding outside the levees. Top of 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.