Officials warn of Sacramento River flooding due to increased releases from Keswick Dam

Officials are warning residents of potential flooding along the Sacramento River due to increased releases from the Keswick Dam.

Posted: Apr 4, 2019 8:59 AM

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. - Officials are warning residents of potential flooding along the Sacramento River due to increased releases from the Keswick Dam.

The Bureau of Reclamation said the river level will rise fairly rapidly at around 10 a.m. on Thursday in Shasta County. 

Releases at the dam will increase from 20,000 cubic feet per second to 30,000 cubic feet per second. 

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