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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
226 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...Continued Elevated Levels on the Lower San Joaquin River...


.Rainfall from the current and recent storms continued higher levels to
the Lower San Joaquin River. Michigan Bar is forecast to rise above monitor
stage late this evening.

Forecasts are based on present and forecasted meteorological and
hydrologic conditions at time of issuance.

Unlisted forecast points are expected to remain below monitor stage.
All those affected by river conditions should remain alert for rapid
changes and for possible forecast revisions.

For more hydrologic information and stage definitions refer to the
following web site:  http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/sto/hydro_data.php


CAC099-252126-
226 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

San Joaquin River Near
 Patterson 03/24 13:45 stage 48.4 ft
 Forecast to fluctuate near 49.0 FT thru Sunday afternoon.
 Monitor stage 48.0 ft, Flood stage 54.7 ft


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CAC077-252126-
226 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

San Joaquin River Near
 Vernalis 03/24 13:45 stage 27.4 ft
 Forecast to fluctuate near 27.5 FT thru Sunday afternoon.
 Monitor stage 24.5 ft, Flood stage 29.0 ft
Impact for Vernalis...Near 26.0 feet, Severe seepage occurs outside
the levees. The area covered by seepage will increase as the river
stage rises.
Impact for Vernalis...Near 21.0 feet, Seepage begins into crop area
outside of levees.


$$

CAC099-252126-
226 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

Tuolumne River At
 Modesto 03/24 13:30 stage 54.7 ft
 Forecast to fluctuate near 55.0 FT thru tomorrow afternoon.
 Monitor stage 50.5 ft, Flood stage 55.0 ft
Impact for Modesto...Near 55.0 feet, This is channel capacity through
downtown Modesto.


$$

CAC067-077-252125-
226 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

Mokelumne River Near
 Benson`s Ferry Near Thornton 03/24 13:15 stage 11.9 ft
 Forecast to fluctuate near 11.5 FT thru tomorrow afternoon.
 Monitor stage 12.0 ft, Flood stage 17.0 ft


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CAC005-017-067-252125-
226 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

Cosumnes River At
 Michigan Bar 03/24 13:30 stage 6.3 ft
 Forecast to rise above monitor stage of 7.0 FT late this evening
then forecast to rise to near  8.0 FT tomorrow morning then forecast
to fluctuate near 8.0 FT thru tomorrow afternoon.
 Monitor stage 7.0 ft, Flood stage 12.0 ft
Impact for Michigan Bar...Near 8.0 feet, Low lying lands along the
river begin to flood.


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