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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1200 PM AKDT Sun May 24 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: High water expected
on the Tatshenshini, Chilkat, Taiya and Stikine Rivers from snowmelt
due to warm temperatures.  No flooding is expected at this time.


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|     10 AM OBSERVED STAGES         |FORECAST STAGE FOR |         |
|                                   |10PM  4AM 10AM  4PM| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Sat   Sun  | Sun  Mon  Mon  Mon| Stg  Stg|
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|Montana Creek                      |                   |         |
| at Back Lp Brg   11.3  11.4  11.3 |11.2 11.2 11.2 11.2|15.0 15.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Jordan Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Juneau         7.2   7.0   7.0 | 6.9  6.9  6.9  6.9| 9.2  9.7|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Staney Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Klawock        7.1   7.0   7.0 | 7.0  7.0  7.0  7.0|15.0 16.5|
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|         10 AM OBSERVED STAGES     |10AM FORECAST STAGE| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Sat   Sun  |  Mon   Tue    Wed | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Situk River                        |                   |         |
| nr Yakutat       65.4  65.3  65.3 | 65.2  65.2    -   |70.5 71.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Alsek River                        |                   |         |
| abv Bates River  25.4  27.3  27.8 | 28.0  28.1    -   |31.5 32.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Tatshenshini River                 |                   |         |
| nr Dalton Post   17.0  18.0  18.2 | 18.3  18.2    -   |19.0 20.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Chilkat River                      |                   |         |
| at Klukwan      124.3 126.4 126.6 |126.6 126.6    -   |127.0 128|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taiya River                        |                   |         |
| nr Skagway       14.6  15.7  15.6 | 15.5  15.5    -   |16.0 16.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Skagway River                      |                   |         |
| at Skagway        MSG   MSG   MSG | 24.5  24.5    -   |26.5 26.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Mendenhall Lake                    |                   |         |
| Lake Level        4.0   4.7   4.7 |  4.7   4.7    -   | 8.0  9.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taku River                         |                   |         |
| nr Juneau        37.2  38.8  39.0 | 38.8  38.7    -   |41.7 43.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Stikine River                      |                   |         |
| at Telegraph Cr  17.5  18.0  18.5 | 19.9  20.7    -   |20.0 23.0|
| nr Wrangell      19.7  22.1  22.3 | 22.6  23.2    -   |25.0 27.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Iskut River                        |                   |         |
| blw Johnson R     MSG  10.0  10.2 | 10.2   9.9    -   |14.0 17.0|
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|OTHER RIVER AND LAKE 10 AM OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST WEEK    |
|                                                                 |
|                                                       | B-F  FLD|
|Location             Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun | Stg  Stg|
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|Auke Lake                                              |         |
| nr Auke Bay         MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG |  -   -  |
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|OTHER SMALL RIVERS       OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST TWO DAYS  |
|                                                                 |
|                             YESTERDAY         Today   | B-F  FLD|
|                         4AM 10AM  4PM 10PM  4AM 10AM  | Stg  Stg|
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|Fish Creek                                             |         |
| nr Wrangell             1.3  1.3  1.3  1.3  1.3  1.3  | 4.0  4.5|
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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 convering these
areas refer to product ACRHMDACR. The next river forecast will be
issued at 1200 PM Mon May 25.

$$
bcj




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