National Weather Service California Nevada River Forecast Center Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service


Latitude: 38.89º NLongitude: 121.60º WElevation: 32 Feet
Location: Sutter County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Issuance Time: Oct 17 2021 at 7:38 AM PDTNext Issuance: Oct 18 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)
 Most Recent 5 Years
Apr 6, 2020
Feb 27, 2019
Apr 8, 2018
Feb 11, 2017
Mar 14, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Nov 1931 to Present) - Ranked by Stage
Dec 23, 1955
Dec 23, 1964
Mar 30, 1940
Jan 2, 1997
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)
Tonight: Mostly cloudy with rain showers in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers after midnight. Breezy, colder. Lows 41 to 47. South winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

Monday: Mostly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs 59 to 65. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Southeast winds up to 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Highs 63 to 69. Northeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to the south around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the evening, then rain showers likely after midnight. Lows 47 to 53. South winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

Wednesday: Rain showers likely. Highs 57 to 63.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 48 to 56.

Thursday and Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 65 to 73. Lows 48 to 56.

Friday: Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs 63 to 69.

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

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 60 to 66.

Saturday Night: Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows 48 to 54.

Sunday: Rain showers likely. Highs around 61.
Impacts - E19 Information
53.4 FeetStages above 53.4 feet result in flooding outside the levees. Top of levee.
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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.