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SACRAMENTO RIVER - TISDALE WEIR (TISC1)
Latitude: 39.03º NLongitude: 121.82º WElevation: 45 Feet
Location: Sutter County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 44.1 FeetFlood Stage: 51.6 FeetDanger Stage: 52.6 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2018*
11,400
48.00
Apr 9, 2018
2017*
18,700
49.89
Feb 21, 2017
2016*
17,832
48.63
Mar 14, 2016
2015*
17,832
48.63
Dec 14, 2014
2014*
0****
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 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1932 to Present)
1940
--
53.50**
Mar 01, 1940
1966*
24,600***
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Dec 25, 1965
1997*
20,000
53.10
Jan 03, 1997
1942
19,500
52.90
Feb 08, 1942
1986*
19,300
52.66
Feb 20, 1986
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Peak of record prior to construction of Shasta Dam (Above Rating Table)
 *** Peak of record after construction of Shasta Dam
 **** No weir flow observed during the entire water year
 ***** Datum changed from USED to NAVD88 on 10/01/2019. The difference is -1.4 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   (CAZ016)
Today: Mostly cloudy. Highs around 73. Light winds becoming south up to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Lows 43 to 49. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Saturday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs around 63. Northwest winds up to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 37 to 43. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Windy. Highs around 60. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph increasing to 15 to 30 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Clear, breezy. Lows 37 to 43.

Monday: Sunny. Highs around 68.

Monday Night through Tuesday Night: Clear. Lows 43 to 51. Highs around 75.

Wednesday and Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Highs around 72. Lows 43 to 49.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs around 72.
Impacts - E19 Information
44.1 FeetTisdale Weir crest elevation. Overflow begins into the Tisdale Bypass. This water eventually ends up in the Sutter Bypass.
55.6 FeetStages above 55.6 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.