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SACRAMENTO RIVER - ORD FERRY (ORFC1)
Latitude: 39.63º NLongitude: 122.00º WElevation: 115 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: 110.0 FeetFlood Stage: 114.0 FeetDanger Stage: 122.6 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2016*
72,051
111.73
Mar 13, 2016
2015*
97,391
115.80
Dec 12, 2014
2014*
29,200
103.51
Mar 4, 2014
2013*
73,000
111.89
Dec 3, 2012
2012*
41,230
106.08
Mar 29, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Completion of Shasta Dam (1943) to Present)
1958*
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120.10**
Feb 25, 1958
1970*
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119.79
Jan 24, 1970
1997*
215,000
118.66
Jan 02, 1997
1974*
212,400
118.40
Jan 16, 1974
1986*
195,000
118.30
Feb 19, 1986
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
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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
110.5 FeetHead cuts in 3BS Silt Weir start overflow into Butte Basin, flooding dips on Ord Ferry Road west of River Road. Persistent flows at or above this level increase flooding in Butte Basin. Ord Ferry Road and additional roads in Glenn and Colusa Counties are closed due to flooding.
114.0 FeetDesignated flood stage. Design overflow level for M&T, 3BS and Goose Lake Flood Control facilities to divert flood flows into Butte Basin. M&T overflows closing River Road from Ord Ferry Road to Chico River Road. Ord Ferry Road is already closed.
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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.