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 Tue Aug 23 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  Mon   Tue  |  Wed   Thu    Fri | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      8.6   8.6   8.6 |  8.4    8.2    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   15.2  16.5  15.8 | 15.0   14.7    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.8  17.2  17.0 | 16.7   16.5    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.9  13.4  13.1 | 12.8   12.5  12.6  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      20.4  20.4  20.4 | 20.0   19.6  19.5  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         5.2   5.0   5.2 |  4.9    4.4   3.9  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    9.1   9.1   9.0 |  8.9    8.8    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.5   7.7   7.6 |  7.4    7.3    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   9.9   8.7   8.6 |  8.6    8.4    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway      23.1   MSG   MSG |  FLG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 20.4   20.0    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.8   8.8   9.0 |  FLG     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.3  15.2  15.1 | 15.1   15.1    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           35.5  34.2  34.2 | 34.0   33.8    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        14.7  13.1  13.1 | 13.7   13.5    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        18.7  17.5  17.7 | 17.7   17.8    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        22.2  21.1  21.0 | 20.9   20.9    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana   10.2   8.7   8.8 |  8.7    8.6   8.7  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg       11.7  10.2   9.9 | 10.0    9.9  10.1  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  11.2  11.0  11.3 | 11.7     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Wed     Thu     Fri               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          790     660     620     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      2600    2200    1900     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         3700    3200    2700    2900               |
|  Chena Lakes         3800    3600    3200    3200               |
|  Fairbanks           4800    4500    4100    3700               |
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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 Wed Aug 24.

$$
bcj



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