River Summary
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR THE TANANA RIVER BASIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
100 PM AKDT Wed Aug 24 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: None


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Tue   Wed  |  Thu   Fri    Sat | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      8.5   8.6   8.4 |  8.3    8.4    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   15.2  15.8  15.3 | 15.0   15.9    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.9  17.0  16.8 | 16.7   16.9    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.9  13.1  12.9 | 12.6   12.9  13.4  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      20.0  20.4  19.9 | 19.7   19.5  20.6  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         4.8   5.2   5.1 |  4.5    4.2   4.6  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    9.1   9.0   9.0 |  8.9    9.1    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.6   7.6   7.4 |  7.3    7.6    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   9.6   8.6   8.5 |  8.2    8.0    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway      22.9   MSG   MSG |  rsg    rsg    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 20.0   20.0    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.8   9.0   8.8 |  rsg     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.3  15.1  15.1 | 15.0   15.8    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           35.0  34.2  34.1 | 34.0   34.0    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        14.4  13.1  13.1 | 13.0   13.1    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        18.7  17.7  18.2 | 18.3   18.2    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        21.9  21.0  21.1 | 21.1   21.1    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    9.7   8.8   9.0 |  9.0    9.0   9.2  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg       11.6   9.9   9.9 | 10.0   10.2  10.6  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  11.0  11.3  11.5 | 11.3     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Thu     Fri     Sat               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          710     660     800     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      2300    2200    2400     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         3300    3000    3400    4100               |
|  Chena Lakes         3500    3300    3200    3900               |
|  Fairbanks           4700    4200    3900    4200               |
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Note: River stages are in feet.
RSG: Rising tendency   FLG: Falling Tendency    STDY: Little Change
P: Project Controlled  B-F Stg--Bankfull Stage  E: Estimated
FLD Stg: Flood stage   MSG: Missing or unavailable data
I: Ice affected stage

For a discussion on hydrometeorological conditions concerning these
areas refer to product ACRHMDACR. The next river forecast will be
issued at 1 PM Thu Aug 25.

$$
cvb




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