FRENCHMAN DAM

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Station IDFRDElevation5517' ft
River BasinFEATHER RCountyPLUMAS
Hydrologic AreaSACRAMENTO RIVERNearby CityBECKWOURTH
Latitude39.883000°NLongitude-120.183000°W
OperatorCA Dept of Water Resources/O & MData Collection

Additional types of information available:   Dam Information | Reservoir Information


The following data types are available online. Select one of the links below to retrieve recent data.

Sensor DescriptionDurationPlotData CollectionData Available
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches (daily) (RAIN)COMPUTED 10/01/2003 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches (daily) (PPT INC)COMPUTED 01/01/1987 to present.
RESERVOIR ELEVATION, feet (daily) (RES ELE)COMPUTED 01/01/1985 to present.
RESERVOIR STORAGE, af (daily) (STORAGE)COMPUTED 01/01/1985 to present.
RESERVOIR, STORAGE CHANGE, af (daily) (RES CHG)COMPUTED 10/01/1993 to present.
BATTERY VOLTAGE, volts (hourly)(BAT VOL)SATELLITE 01/01/1995 to present.
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches (hourly)(RAIN)SATELLITE 01/01/1984 to present.
RESERVOIR ELEVATION, feet (hourly)(RES ELE)SATELLITE 01/01/1984 to present.
RESERVOIR STORAGE, af (hourly)(STORAGE)COMPUTED 01/01/1984 to present.
FLOW, FULL NATURAL, af (monthly) (MON FNF)MANUAL ENTRY 10/01/1962 to present.
RESERVOIR STORAGE, af (monthly) (STORAGE)MANUAL ENTRY 10/01/1962 to present.


Station comments:

06/08/2006On 6/07/06 at 1200 the reservoir elevation sensor was offset 0.4 feet lower to match the staff gage on the lake.
04/17/2006On 4/17/06 at 0845 the reservoir elevation sensor was offset 0.7 feet lower to match the staff gage on the lake.