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PIT RIVER - CANBY (CNBC1)
Latitude: 41.41º NLongitude: 120.93º WElevation: 4266 Feet
Location: Modoc County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Upper Sacramento
Monitor Stage: 7.5 FeetFlood Stage: 8.5 Feet

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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years
2020
1,130
5.39
Jan 27, 2020
2019
3,640
8.64
Apr 10, 2019
2018
1,840
6.53
Apr 9, 2018
2017
5,810
10.61
Feb 10, 2017
2016
2,150
6.98
Mar 15, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - May 1904 to Present)* - Ranked by Flow
1904
13,000
15.00
Mar 08, 1904
1986
9,180
12.87
Feb 19, 1986
1938
8,210
12.65
Dec 11, 1937
1997
7,280
11.82
Jan 02, 1997
 * Period of Record - Jan 1904 to Dec 1905, May 1929 to Current Year (1929 to 1931 incomplete)
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ085)
Today: Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy late this morning then becoming partly cloudy then becoming sunny late this afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Widespread frost after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny. Widespread frost in the morning. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to mid 70s. East winds around 5 mph.

Thursday Night through Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s to mid 70s.

Sunday through Monday: Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 70s to lower 80s. Lows in the mid 30s to mid 40s.
Impacts - E19 Information
8.5 FeetMinor flooding in Canby and Lookout in southwest Modoc county, as well as Beiber and Nubeiber in northwest Lassen county.
9.0 FeetModerate flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
10.0 FeetMajor flooding in southwest Modoc and northwest Lassen counties.
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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 Medford 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.