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SAN JOAQUIN RIVER - VERNALIS (VNSC1)
Latitude: 37.68º NLongitude: 121.27º WElevation: 35 Feet
Location: San Joaquin County in CaliforniaRiver Group: San Joaquin
Issuance Time: Sep 17 2021 at 7:52 AM PDTNext Issuance: Sep 18 2021 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 24.5 FeetFlood Stage: 29.0 FeetDanger Stage: 29.5 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2020*
6,130
14.29
Dec 9, 2019
2019*
17,200
21.82
Mar 13, 2019
2018*
11,000
17.83
Apr 8, 2018
2017*
41,000
30.73
Feb 23, 2017
2016*
5,800
14.21
Mar 15, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jul 1922 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1951*
79,000
27.75
Dec 09, 1950
1997*
75,600
34.88
Jan 05, 1997
1969*
52,600
34.55
Jan 27, 1969
1938*
51,200
26.64
Mar 16, 1938
1956*
50,900
26.89
Dec 25, 1955
1983*
45,100
31.49
Mar 07, 1983
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ019)
Today: Sunny. Highs 83 to 91. Northwest winds up to 10 mph shifting to the west around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear. Lows 50 to 58. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs 76 to 82. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear. A slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 55 to 61. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs 74 to 80. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 61.

Monday: Sunny, warmer. Highs 81 to 89.

Monday Night and Tuesday: Clear. Lows 54 to 64. Highs 83 to 93.

Tuesday Night through Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 66. Highs 87 to 95.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs 84 to 90.
Impacts - E19 Information
21.0 FeetSeepage begins into crop area outside of levee.
26.0 FeetSevere seepage occurs outside the levees. The area covered by seepage will increase as the river stage rises.
37.3 FeetStages above 37.3 Feet results 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.