River Summary
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1130 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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  Wed   Thu  |  Fri   Sat    Sun  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.5   2.5   2.7 |   2.6   2.5    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.5   2.4   2.5 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.0   5.0   5.0 |   4.9   4.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.5   3.9   3.7 |   3.6   3.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.4  25.1  25.0 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.4  17.1    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.3   9.0   8.9 |   9.1   9.1    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  13.1  11.4  11.2 |  11.4  11.4    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.6   4.5   4.6 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.4   9.2   9.1 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.9   8.0   7.8 |   7.8   7.8    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            5.9   5.3   MSG |   4.9   5.0    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   10.0   9.7   9.6 |   9.4   9.3   9.2  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      10.9  10.7  10.6 |  10.5  10.4  10.4  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        MSG   8.3   8.2 |   8.2   8.2   8.1  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  10.0   9.9   9.8  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          9.2   9.0   9.0 |   8.9   8.9   8.8  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          4.7   4.7   4.6 |   4.6   4.6   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   0.7   0.7   0.7 |   0.8   0.8    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.4  10.4  10.4 |  10.4  10.4    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.5   2.0   1.7 |   FLG    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            9.4   8.8   8.5 |   8.4   7.9    -   | MS  MS|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.0   3.1   3.1 |   3.1   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  4.9   5.1   5.2 |   5.0   4.9    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.0   2.3   2.5 |   2.4   2.5    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  5.9   6.2   6.6 |   6.5   6.6    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  4.9   5.1   5.4 |   5.2   5.3    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.1   6.4   6.2 |   6.3   6.3    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.4   8.3   8.0 |   8.1   8.2    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.6   MSG  11.9 |   RSG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.4  10.5  11.0 |   RSG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         36.5   MSG   MSG |  35.9  35.7    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       15.4  15.3  16.5 |  16.7  16.7    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.9   3.7   3.4 |   3.3   3.2    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   4.5   4.2    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.7  10.2  10.2 |  10.1  10.0    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.6   9.4   9.4 |   9.3   9.1    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.9  16.7    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.0   4.8   4.5 |   4.3   4.1    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.2   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         5.7   5.8   5.8 |   5.7   5.7    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   5.6   5.6    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |  26.8  26.5    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    11.1  11.4  11.3 |  11.2  11.1    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    8.8   8.9   9.0 |   9.0   9.0    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1343.6  1342.3  1342.1 | 1341.6 1341.5  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.9  16.1  15.9 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 143.0 139.9  139.1 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.4   0.9   1.1 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 17.9  19.1  19.8 |   RSG   RSG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   1.9   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          11.0  13.7  13.4 |  13.2  12.9    -   |  -   - |
| Lisky`s Crossing 28.1  28.8  29.5 |  29.9  29.6    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     7.6   7.7   8.0 |   8.1   8.1    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        61.3  57.6  57.7 |  57.6  57.2    -   | 70 71.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        5.2   5.4   5.5 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            12.2  11.1  10.9 |  10.9  10.8    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.0   9.8   9.7 |   9.8   9.8    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.3   5.2   5.4 |   5.5   5.5    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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Note: River stages are in feet.
RSG: Rising tendency   FLG: Falling Tendency     STDY: Little Change
E: Estimated           B-F Stg: Bankfull Stage   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 4 pm Fri Aug 18.


$$
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