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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the California Nevada River Forecast Center.
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Forecasts for the Sacramento River at Vina-Woodson Bridge are issued routinely year-round.

Vertical Datum updated from NGVD29 to NAVD88 by gauge owner.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 190
Moderate Flood Stage: 189.5
Flood Stage: 183
Action Stage: 180
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 191.50 ft on 01/24/1970
(2) 191.27 ft on 03/01/1983
(3) 190.94 ft on 12/23/1964
(4) 190.36 ft on 01/16/1974
(5) 189.62 ft on 01/10/1995
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 186.59 ft on 03/15/2023 (P)
(2) 182.66 ft on 01/14/2023 (P)
(3) 176.33 ft on 10/25/2021
(4) 168.77 ft on 02/03/2021
(5) 172.24 ft on 01/26/2020
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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189.9 Extensive flooding is occurring. The Corning to Vina Road (South Avenue) is closed due to flooding. Water pools in orchards and on agricultural land on the east flood plain along the road. Woodson Bridge Park and the Driftwood RV Fishing Resort are flooded.
188.9 Water leaves the established river channel and floods low lying areas along the Sacramento River. Woodson Bridge RV Park is completely impacted and closed.
185.9 South Avenue is flooded and closed. The Woodson Bridge RV Park office and spaces 1-14, 34-52, and 62-72 start to flood.
184.9 South Avenue starts to flood east of the river.
183.9 Woodson Bridge Park is closed due to flooding. Water is up to the top steps of the recreation center at Woodson Bridge RV Park and spaces 15-33 begin to take on water on the east bank of the river.

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