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Sacramento River at Red Bluff Diversion Dam Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 238.01 ft at 11:00AM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 238.02 ft at 11:30AM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 238.02 ft at 12:00PM Dec 11, 2017Highest Observation: 238.02 ft at 12:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 2:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 2:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 5:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 5:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 6:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 6:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 7:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 7:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 8:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 8:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 9:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 9:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 10:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 10:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 11:00PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 11:30PM Dec 11, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 1:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 1:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 2:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 2:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 3:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 3:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 4:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 4:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 5:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 5:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 6:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 6:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 7:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 7:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 8:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 8:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238 ft at 10:00AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 238.01 ft at 10:30AM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.98 ft at 12:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.98 ft at 12:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.98 ft at 1:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 1:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 2:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 2:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 3:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 3:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 5:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 8:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 8:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 10:00PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 10:30PM Dec 12, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 12:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 12:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 1:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 1:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 3:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 3:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 8:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 8:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 9:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 9:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 10:00AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 10:30AM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 12:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 12:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 1:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 1:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 2:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 2:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 4:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 4:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 8:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 8:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 9:00PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 9:30PM Dec 13, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 12:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 12:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 2:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 2:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 4:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 4:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 5:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.96 ft at 7:30AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.97 ft at 9:00AM Dec 14, 2017Observed: 237.98 ft at 9:30AM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00AM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00PM Dec 14, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00AM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00PM Dec 15, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00AM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00PM Dec 16, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00AM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00PM Dec 17, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00AM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 5:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 6:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 7:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 8:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 9:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 10:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 11:00PM Dec 18, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 12:00AM Dec 19, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 1:00AM Dec 19, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 2:00AM Dec 19, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 3:00AM Dec 19, 2017Highest Forecast: 238 ft 4:00AM Dec 19, 2017RDBC1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (10:36AM Dec 14, 2017)ObservedForecast (issued 7:17AM Dec 14)Latest observed value: 237.98 ft at 9:30 AM PST 14-Dec-2017. Flood Stage is 253 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 259
Moderate Flood Stage: 255
Flood Stage: 253
Action Stage: 250
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 260.00 ft on 01/02/1997
(2) 257.09 ft on 12/31/2005
(3) 255.48 ft on 12/11/2014
(4) 254.92 ft on 02/07/2017
(5) 254.18 ft on 03/20/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 254.92 ft on 02/07/2017
(2) 251.12 ft on 01/11/2017
(3) 249.62 ft on 01/18/2016
(4) 251.20 ft on 12/16/2015
(5) 255.48 ft on 12/11/2014
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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257 Extensive flooding problems begin to happen in low lying areas of Red Bluff.
255 Water starts into the houses on Mary Lane, Howell Street and surrounding streets.
254.3 The trailer house at the south end of Idle Wheels Trailer Park starts to take water. Water is up to the parking lot at city park. Paynes Creek slough closes Bell Mill Road at Kaer Avenue.
254 Overflow of east bank of river downstream of gage begins. Housing development in the area is threatened.
246 The river starts to flow eastward into sand slough on the left bank upstream of the gage.
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Latitude: 40.154444° N, Longitude: 122.201944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 253 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 230.77 ft 483.77 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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