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SACRAMENTO RIVER - VINA WOODSON BRIDGE (VWBC1)
Latitude: 39.91º NLongitude: 122.09º WElevation: 185 Feet
Location: Tehama County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Issuance Time: May 25 2019 at 8:40 AM PDTNext Issuance: May 26 2019 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: 180.0 FeetFlood Stage: 183.0 Feet
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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2017*
144,200
188.17
Feb 18, 2017
2016*
76,629
180.37
Jan 18, 2016
2015*
136,746
187.41
Dec 12, 2014
2014*
33,500
173.32
Mar 4, 2014
2013*
88,000
181.87
Dec 2, 2012
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1945 to Present)**
1970*
--
191.50***
Jan 24, 1970
1983*
177,800
191.27***
Mar 1, 1983
1963*
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190.94***
Dec 23, 1964
1974* 157,000 190.36*** Jan 16, 1974
1995* -- 189.62 Jan 10, 1995
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Flood flows measured by staff gauge back to 1900
 *** Old Datum. The difference is -3.0 ft and must be applied to data to convert from NGVD29 to NAVD88
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ015)
Today: Mostly cloudy. Widespread rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 64 to 70. North winds around 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 51. South winds up to 15 mph.

Memorial Day: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs 71 to 77. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 54. South winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 84. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows around 59.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs 83 to 89.

Wednesday Night through Thursday Night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs 83 to 89.

Friday through Saturday: Mostly clear. Highs 83 to 89. Lows around 61.
Impacts - E19 Information
184.0 FeetWoodson Bridge Park is closed due to flooding. Water is up to the top steps of the recreation center at Woodson Bridge RV Park and spaces 15-33 begin to take on water on the east bank of the river.
185.0 FeetSouth Avenue start to flood east of the river.
187.0 FeetSouth Avenue is flooded and closed. The Woodson Bridge RV Park office and spaces 1-14, 34-52, and 62-72 start to flood.
189.0 FeetWater leaves the established river channel and floods low lying areas along the Sacramento River. Woodson Bridge RV Park is completely impacted and closed.
190.0 FeetExtensive flooding is occuring. The Corning to Vina Road (South Avenue) is closed due to flooding. Water pools in orchards and on agricultural land on the east flood plain along the road. Woodson Bridge Park and the Driftwood RV Fishing Resort are flooded.
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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.