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FEATHER RIVER - YUBA CITY (YUBC1)
Latitude: 39.14º NLongitude: 121.60º WElevation: 80 Feet
Location: Sutter County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Lower Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 64.0 FeetFlood Stage: 79.5 FeetDanger Stage: 80.5 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2018*
36,000
54.34
Apr 7, 2018
2017*
116,800
66.74
Feb 11, 2017
2016*
24,650
50.91
Mar 14, 2016
2015*
9,538
43.75
Dec 12, 2014
2014*
4,520
40.81
Feb 10, 2014
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Oct 1943 to Present)
1997*
376,000**
78.23
Jan 02, 1997
1965*
319,000
76.42
Dec 23, 1964
1986*
316,000
76.30
Feb 20, 1986
1963*
257,200
74.20
Feb 01, 1963
 * Discharge affected by regulation or diversion
 ** Discharge includes 160,000 cfs release from Oroville Dam
 *** Datum changed from USED to NAVD88 on 10/01/2019. The difference is -0.8 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
57.2 FeetThe lowest elevation ponds of the city waste water treatment plant inside the west levee are inundated.
59.2 FeetTwo semi-permanent campgrounds inside the levee at Yuba City boat dock and Live Oak Park have historically been evacuated.
64.0 FeetHoncut Creek threatens to flood local lands and roads.
65.2 FeetSimpson Lane floods due to backed up water from the Feather River.
82.7 FeetStages above 82.7 feet result 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.