Look to the AW release calendar to the right on this page for schedules of flow releases. Look to the release calendar page for release information in California and across the Country.
Realtime flow information is also available at CDEC Pit River at Big Bend
Historical data for this reach is available at the USGS page for this gauge #11363000. Gauge site information
This USGS Pit/McCloud Schematic.pdf shows dams, diversions, reservoirs and gauges.
LOCATION.--Lat 41°01'10", long 121°54'36" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW ¼ SW ¼ sec.31, T.37 N., R.1 E., Shasta County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18020003, on left bank at Big Bend, 0.4 mi downstream from Nelson Creek, 1.5 mi upstream from Kosk Creek, and 3.1 mi downstream from Pit No. 5 Dam.
DRAINAGE AREA.--4,711 mi2, excluding Goose Lake Basin.
|Pit At Big Bend|
|dream-046||800 - 4000 cfs||III+(V)||03h46m||511 cfs (too low)|
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