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SUNRISE AVENUE TO WATT AVENUE

American River - california
Updated Oct. 21, 2019, 4 p.m.
Class
II- to II
Easy
Length
11.0
Miles
Gradient
4.0
Feet / Mile
Status RUNNABLE
Streamflow 2710 cfs
Average 2000 cfs
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Current Weather 78° Mostly Sunny
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Weather on the river today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 78. south southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

This run is accessible from 3 public boat access points along the American River.

Season Begins: January & Ends: December



Streamflow Conditions

The Sunrise Avenue to Watt Avenue is currently runnable with streamflow levels at 2710cfs, about 196% above the average runnable rate of 2000cfs. Streamflow levels and subsequent run conditions for Sunrise Avenue To Watt Avenue are sourced from the USGS streamflow gage located at American R A Fair Oaks Ca.


Our recommended river levels for paddling this section of the American River are between a bare minimum of 800cfs and a high of 6000cfs. Paddlers can expect to come across 1 class II- to II obstacles as they float down this 11 mile stretch of the American River.

Whitewater Rapids

Obstacle Class Elevation
El Manto Rapid Class III- to III 59.1 Feet


Weather Overview: 78° Today, Mostly Sunny

Over the course of the next 5 days, weather conditions on the river are expected to range between A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. to mostly sunny, with a high near 78. south southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 69° - 78°



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