Real time flow information became available on the American Whitewater Website in 2009, but as of Oct 16, 2013 it is available from CDEC.
PR4 - PH-30 PIT RIVER BLW PIT NO 4 DAM
Also look to the release calendar on this page for schedules flow releases. Look to the release calendar page for release information in California and across the Country.
LOCATION.--Lat 40°58'25", long 121°46'42" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Shasta County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18020003, unsurveyed, in Shasta National Forest, on right bank, 0.2 mi downstream from unnamed tributary, 0.6 mi downstream from Ruling Creek, 1.3 mi downstream from Pit No. 4 Dam, and 2.7 mi downstream from Pit No. 3 Powerplant. DRAINAGE AREA.--4,648 mi2, excluding Goose Lake Basin. PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1922 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1315-A. Published as "near Pecks Bridge" April to October 1922, and as "at Lindsay Flat" November 1922 to June 1927.
This USGS Pit/McCloud Schematic.pdf shows dams, diversions, reservoirs and gauges.
The AW - PG&E Flows Page shows a number of other PG&E flow reports on different river reaches.
The provisional flow data provided below has not been reviewed or edited, and may be subject to significant change.
|PIT RIVER BLW PIT NO 4 DAM (PH-30)|
|cdec-PR4||800 - 3000 cfs||IV||04h28m||455 cfs (too low)|
Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.
|7y69d02h02m||@Pit (Pit 4) Pit 4 Dam to Pit 4 Powerhouse [CA]||Pit 4 Class II||n/a||Dave Steindorf|
|7y69d02h05m||@Pit (Pit 4) Pit 4 Dam to Pit 4 Powerhouse [CA]||Pit 4 canyon||n/a||Dave Steindorf|
|> 10 years||Pit [CA]||Pit 4 Canyon||1800||Dave Steindorf|
|> 10 years||Pit [CA]||Pit 4 Rafting||n/a||Dave Steindorf|