River Summary
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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
200 PM AKDT Fri Sep 04 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: FLOOD ADVISORY
ISSUED FOR KENAI RIVER FROM KENAI LAKE TO SKILAK LAKE TO EXPIRE
6:45 PM TODAY...


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Thu   Fri  |  Sat   Sun    Mon  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.1   2.1   2.2 |   2.2   2.2    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.3   2.1   2.2 |   2.1   2.1    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         4.9   4.8   4.9 |   5.1   4.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.3   3.5   4.4 |   4.4   4.2    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.1  25.0  25.2 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.9  16.8    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       8.8   8.6   8.9 |   8.8   8.6    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  14.4   MSG  14.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  12.5  11.8  12.5 |  13.1  13.1    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.5   4.4   4.5 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.2   9.2   9.2 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.9  13.8   8.7 |   8.1   8.0    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            5.1   4.1   4.3 |   4.6   4.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    9.5  12.9  13.2 |  12.4  11.7  11.4  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      10.1  10.1  10.6 |  11.0  11.1  11.1  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        7.7   7.4   7.9 |   8.5   8.6   8.7  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  10.7  10.8  10.8  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          8.6   8.4   8.8 |   9.2   9.4   9.4  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Ninilchik         MSG   MSG   MSG |  MSG   MSG     -   | 10  9.6|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   0.6   0.5   0.5 |   0.6   0.7    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.1  10.2  10.9 |  10.7  10.6    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       1.9   1.3   1.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.8   6.5   6.6 |   6.7   6.7    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   5.9   5.8   5.9 |   5.9   5.8    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.1   2.8   3.0 |   3.0   2.9    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  4.9   4.5   4.5 |   4.6   4.6    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.0   1.8   2.0 |   2.0   1.9    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  5.9   5.7   5.9 |   6.0   5.7    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  4.9   4.7   4.9 |   5.0   4.9    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.5   4.3   4.6 |   5.3   5.1    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   7.6   5.7   6.0 |   6.8   6.7    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.9  10.4  10.6 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.0  10.1  10.2 |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         35.8  33.9  34.3 |  35.1  35.5    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     1.9   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG   MSG   MSG |  12.8  13.4    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.9   2.8   3.0 |   3.1   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.7   3.7    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.3   9.3    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.8   7.7   7.8 |   7.9   8.0    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    16.8  14.3  14.4 |  14.7  14.8    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.4   3.7   3.8 |   3.7   3.7    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.7   2.6   2.6 |   2.6   2.6    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.7   6.3   6.3 |   6.4   6.5    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    6.4   6.0   6.1 |   6.2   6.4    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   MSG    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   26.5  25.1  25.0 |  24.7  24.6    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    10.4   9.8   9.8 |   9.8   9.9    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   8.6   8.6    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         19.7  18.7  18.5 |  18.5  18.4    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          15.6  13.7  13.6 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar Br38.1  31.8  31.8 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.3   0.1   0.1 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy  MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          13.1  11.9  11.1 |  STDY    -     -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 27.2  29.1  28.7 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -  -  |
| Crooked Creek     5.6   6.6   6.4 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 15 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        56.7  56.1  56.7 |  56.5  56.6    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        4.8   4.4   4.5 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            12.6  12.8  12.8 |  12.7  12.8    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.9   9.9   9.9 |  10.0  10.0    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.3   5.3   5.3 |   5.3   5.4    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Sat Sep 05.


$$
EHM




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