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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
2020*
0****
--
--
2019*
18,400
49.70
Mar 1, 2019
2018*
11,400
48.00
Apr 9, 2018
2017*
18,700
49.89
Feb 21, 2017
2016*
17,832
48.63
Mar 14, 2016
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - Jan 1932 to Present) - Ranked by Flow
1940
--
53.50**
Mar 01, 1940
1966*
24,600***
--
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: Sunny, breezy. Highs around 77. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 57. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 83. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 60. North winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

Thursday: Sunny. Highs around 88. North winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 61.

Friday: Mostly sunny. Highs around 88.

Friday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 62.

Saturday: Sunny. Highs around 88.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 61.

Sunday: Sunny. Highs around 88.

Sunday Night and Monday: Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 61. Highs around 88.
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.