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RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
500 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

...RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...

---KENAI PENINSULA------------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 07/28 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING                |       |            |
 COOA2             10.2   10.2   10.1   10.0 |  10.0 |  9.9  10.0 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      5300   5300   5100   5000 |  4900 | 4900  4900 |
KENAI RIVER BLW SKILAK LAKE                  |       |            |
 SKLA2             11.2   11.2   11.0   10.9 |  10.9 | 10.8  10.8 |
ANCHOR RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY BRIDGE           |       |            |
 APTA2              0.5    0.6    1.0    1.0 |   0.7 |  1.0   0.6 |
NINILCHIK RIVER AT NINILCHICK                |       |            |
 NINA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG |  3.2   3.2 |
SIXMILE CREEK NR HOPE                        |       |            |
 SIXA2              9.4    9.4    9.4    9.4 |   9.3 |  9.5   9.5 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       870    840    860    860 |   800 |  960   950 |
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---ANCHORAGE AND THE MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEYS----------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 07/28 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
SHIP CREEK NR ANCHORAGE                      |       |            |
 SHIA2              5.1    5.2    5.1    5.1 |   5.1 |  5.3   5.3 |
EAGLE RIVER AT GLENN HWY BRG                 |       |            |
 ERBA2              4.5    4.5    4.4    4.3 |   4.3 |  4.4   4.4 |
SUSITNA RIVER AT SUNSHINE                    |       |            |
 SUNA2              7.2    7.7    8.3    7.9 |   7.2 | 17.1  17.0 |
TALKEETNA RIVER AT TALKEETNA                 |       |            |
 TKTA2              7.9    8.3    8.8    8.3 |   8.0 |  8.1   8.2 |
WILLOW CREEK AT PARKS HWY                    |       |            |
 WILA2              6.6    7.4    7.8    7.2 |   7.0 |  7.2   7.0 |
WILLOW CREEK NR CANYON                       |       |            |
 WLWA2              2.5    3.3    3.2    2.9 |   2.8 |  2.9   2.8 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       350    830    760    560 |   470 |  560   460 |
LITTLE SU (NWS DAILY) AT HATCHER PASS BRG    |       |            |
 LSOA2              6.3    6.5    6.6    6.4 |   6.4 |  6.5   6.3 |
LITTLE SU (USGS HOURLY) BLW HP BRG           |       |            |
 LSUA2              3.5    3.8    3.8    3.6 |   3.5 |  3.6   3.5 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       390    530    480    430 |   400 |  430   380 |
MATANUSKA RIVER NR MATANUSKA GLACIER         |       |            |
 MAGA2              2.6    2.8    2.8    2.8 |   2.7 |   -     -  |
MATANUSKA RIVER AT PALMER                    |       |            |
 MATA2              7.9    8.0    8.0    7.8 |   7.9 |   -     -  |
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                                                                  |
---COPPER RIVER BASIN---------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 07/28 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
GAKONA RIVER AT GAKONA                       |       |            |
 GAKA2              4.8    4.8    4.9    4.9 |   5.1 |  5.2   5.3 |
GULKANA RIVER AT SOURDOUGH                   |       |            |
 GRSA2              6.7    6.7    6.8    7.0 |   7.0 |  7.0   6.9 |
GULKANA RIVER AT GULKANA                     |       |            |
 GULA2              6.7    6.6    6.6    6.8 |   6.9 |  7.0   7.0 |
TONSINA RIVER AT HWY BRG                     |       |            |
 TONA2              9.2    9.3    9.3    9.1 |   MSG |  9.2   9.2 |
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                                                                  |
---TANANA AND FORTYMILE RIVER BASINS------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 07/28 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
FORTYMILE RIVER                              |       |            |
 FMRA2             71.7   71.6   72.7   74.1 |  74.0 | 77.3  75.7 |
SALCHA RIVER AT HWY BRG                      |       |            |
 SALA2              8.5    8.3    8.4    8.5 |   8.4 |  8.1   7.9 |
CHENA RIVER AT TWO RIVERS                    |       |            |
 UCHA2             16.8   16.9   17.0   16.9 |  16.8 | 16.6  16.5 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT STEESE HWY BRG            |       |            |
 CRSA2              9.2    9.6    9.5    9.3 |   9.2 |  9.2   9.1 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT ELLIOTT HWY BRG           |       |            |
 CHAA2              7.7    8.2    8.3    8.0 |   7.8 |  7.7   7.6 |
NENANA RIVER AT HEALY                        |       |            |
 HNRA2             10.3   10.8   10.6   10.5 |  10.3 | 10.4  10.5 |
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                                                                  |
---SOUTHEAST ALASKA-----------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 07/28 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
MENDENHALL LAKE                              |       |            |
 MNDA2              5.3    5.1    0.5    0.6 |   5.9 |  5.6   5.3 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      3000   2700   3800   4200 |  3800 | 3400  2900 |
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WHITEWATER BOATING INFORMATION...GAUGE READING (WHITEWATER CLASS)

...NAME OF STREAM.........GAUGE ID.....LOW.......MED........HIGH
EAGLE RIVER
  ABOVE VISITORS CENTER   ERBA2     3.0(IV)   4.0(IV-)   4.4(IV+)
  ABOVE CAMPGROUND RAPIDS ERBA2     2.7(II)   3.5(II)    4.3(II+)
  BELOW CAMPGROUND RAPIDS ERBA2     2.7(III)  3.5(III)   4.3(III+)
GULKANA RIVER
  ABOVE SOURDOUGH         GULA2     6.0(III)  7.0(III)   8.0(III+)
  BELOW SOURDOUGH         GULA2     6.0(II)   7.0(II)    8.0(II+)
KENAI RIVER
  ABOVE JIM`S LANDING     COOA2     6.0(II)   9.0(II)   11.0(II+)
  BELOW JIM`S LANDING     COOA2     6.0(II)   9.0(II+)  11.0(III)
  BELOW SKILAK LAKE       SKLA2     8.4(I)   10.4(I)    11.4(II)
LITTLE SUSITNA RIVER
  ABOVE HATCHER BRIDGE    LSOA2*    6.3(V-)   7.0(V-) 7.5(V-)8.0(VI-)
MATANUSKA RIVER
  LION`S HEAD             MAGA2     3.0(IV-)  4.0(IV)    4.8(IV+)
  TO KING`S RIVER         MATA2     8.0(II+) 10.5(III)  11.5(III)
  BELOW KING`S RIVER      MATA2     8.0(I)   10.5(II)   11.5(II)
WILLOW CREEK
  IN CANYON               WLWA2     2.6(III)  3.4(IV)    4.1(IV)
  AT PARKS HWY BRIDGE     WILA2     7.5(III)  8.3(IV)    9.0(IV)
TALKEETNA RIVER CANYON    TKTA2     6.2(IV-)  8.2(IV)    9.7(IV+)
SHIP CREEK                SHIA2     4.9(IV+)  5.3(V)     5.7(V+)
SIXMILE CREEK             SIXA2     9.0(IV)  10.6(IV+)  11.3(V-)
TONSINA RIVER CANYON      TONA2     9.0(III) 10.0(III+) 12.0(IV)
NENANA RIVER CANYON       HNRA2     8.5(IV-) 10.0(IV)   11.5(IV)


* LSOA2 STAGES ARE BASED ON NWS GAUGE AT THE HATCHER PASS BRIDGE
*.* THESE GAUGES REQUIRE YOUR INPUT TO DEVELOP NEW LEVELS


OBSERVED STAGES ARE THE CLOSEST AVAILABLE OBSERVATION TO 10 AM
FOR EACH DAY. FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
HTTP://APRFC.ARH.NOAA.GOV
THE NEXT RECREATION FORECAST IS SCHEDULED FOR 5 PM TUE JUL 29.


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