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SANTA CLARA RIVER - VICTORIA AVENUE (VCAC1)
Latitude: 34.24º NLongitude: 119.22º WElevation: 25 Feet
Location: Ventura County in CaliforniaRiver Group: Southern California
Monitor Stage: 49.5 FeetFlood Stage: 52.6 Feet


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Historical Stage/Flow Data
Water Year
Peak Discharge (cfs)
Stage (feet)
Date
 Most Recent 5 Years*
2021
83
35.71
Mar 26, 2021
2020
8,770
42.46
Apr 7, 2020
2019
34,100
45.88
Jan 17, 2019
2018
6,330
41.62
Mar 23, 2018
2017
31,000
45.49
Feb 18, 2017
 Historical High Stage/Flow Events (Period of Record - May 2007 to Present)* - Ranked by Flow
2008
37,253
39.51
Jan 5, 2008
2019
34,100
45.88
Jan 17, 2019
2008
33,122
38.33
Jan 27, 2008
2017
31,000
45.49
Feb 18, 2017
2010
18,798
39.35
Jan 22, 2010
* Most recent 5-year data and historical event data is taken from records beginning Jan 5, 2008
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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ354)
Today: Low clouds and fog with partial afternoon clearing. Patchy morning drizzle. Highs in the 60s.

Tonight: Low clouds and fog. Lows in the lower to mid 50s.

Friday: Low clouds and fog. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. West winds around 15 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Low clouds and fog. Lows in the lower to mid 50s.

Saturday: Sunny after morning low clouds and fog. Highs in the 60s. Southwest winds around 15 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear in the evening then areas of low clouds and fog. Lows in the lower to mid 50s.

Sunday: Sunny after morning low clouds and fog. Highs from the mid to upper 60s at the beaches to the lower to mid 70s inland.

Sunday Night through Tuesday: Clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Highs from the lower to mid 60s at the beaches to the lower to mid 70s inland.

Tuesday Night and Wednesday: Clear. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs from the mid to upper 60s at the beaches to the mid 70s inland.
Impacts - E19 Information
53.0 FeetVentura Road under the railroad bridge will begin to flood as well as the Wagon Wheel Road shopping center.
54.0 FeetStores at the Wagon Wheel shopping center will begin to be flooded. McGrath State Beach campground will be flooded.
55.0 FeetHarbor Boulevard Bridge will be overtopped by flood waters. The Montalvo waste water treatment plant will be flooded. The River Ridge area, Olivas Park Golf Course, Ventura Harbor area, and the Ventura Wastewater treatment plant will be flooded.
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 Los Angeles-Oxnard 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.