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 Sat Jul 30 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: A flood watch has
been issued for the Chena, Little Chena and Chatanika
Rivers. One to two inches of rain has fallen in the area with another
one half to one inche of rain expected through Sunday afternoon.
The Tanana River at both Fairbanks and Nenena will see a rise in
river stage as a result of these rains.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg     13.9   9.8   9.9 | 10.8   11.8    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   21.0  16.5  17.2 | 20.2   21.2    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   20.0  17.6  18.3 | 19.8   19.3    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      17.2  13.8  14.5 | 15.8   16.6  15.5  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      24.8  23.4  22.7 | 23.8   24.6  24.2  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         8.9   8.6   7.3 |  7.2    8.1   8.6  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    9.7   9.0   9.6 | 11.0   10.8    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   8.8   7.8   8.4 |  9.4    9.6    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg  11.1  10.6  10.5 | 10.4   10.3    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway      23.6  23.4  23.4 |  STDY   STDY   -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 21.8   21.5    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.2   9.9   9.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     17.6  15.9  16.2 | 16.4   16.2    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           36.4  36.0  36.0 | 35.9   35.8    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross         MSG  14.9  15.1 | 15.0   14.9    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        20.6  20.2  20.3 | 20.2   20.2    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        24.1  23.1  23.1 | 23.3   23.5    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana   12.0  11.2  11.4 | 11.5   11.6  11.7  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg       12.1  12.1  11.9 | 12.0   12.2  12.4  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  11.2  11.4  11.9 | 12.2     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Sun     Mon     Tue               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg         1010    1520    1700     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      4600    7200    6200     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         5900    8300    9700    7700               |
|  Chena Lakes         5500    6500    7300    6900               |
|  Fairbanks           7200    7100    8300    8900               |
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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 Sun Jul 31.

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