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
430 PM AKDT Wed Jul 27 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 - Yda -Today|  Thu   Fri    Sat  | Stg Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.5   2.8   2.7 |   2.7   2.6    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.3   2.4   2.5 |   2.5   2.4    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.0   5.1   5.1 |   5.1   5.1    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.6   4.7   4.6 |   4.5   4.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     26.1  25.9  25.9 |   RSG    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  21.6  20.8    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.8  10.3  10.2 |  10.1  10.1    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  15.4  15.1   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.8  14.5  14.2 |  14.2  14.6    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.5   4.6   4.6 |   RSG    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  10.2   9.9   9.9 |   RSG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.9   9.5   9.8 |   9.9  10.3    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            7.7   7.2   7.2 |   7.3   7.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   12.0  11.8  11.8 |  11.7  11.8  11.9  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      12.0  12.4  12.3 |  12.4  12.4  12.4  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys       10.1  10.4  10.4 |  10.4  10.4  10.4  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.8  11.9  11.9  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna         10.0  10.3  10.2 |  10.2  10.3  10.4  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Ninilchik         4.4   5.1   4.9 |   4.8   4.6    -   | 10  11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   0.8   1.1   1.0 |   0.9   0.8    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.3  10.7  10.6 |  10.4  10.4    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       3.5   3.0   3.0 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
| Palmer            8.9   8.3   8.3 |   8.1   8.4    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.1   MSG   6.2 |   6.2   6.3    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.2   3.3   3.3 |   3.2   3.3    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.1   5.6   5.4 |   5.2   5.3    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.2   2.5   2.4 |   2.3   2.5    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.0   6.7   6.5 |   6.3   6.4    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  4.8   5.3   5.2 |   5.1   5.2    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.2   7.6   7.4 |   7.2   7.0    -   | 10 12.5|
| at railroad brg   8.6   9.6   9.6 |   9.3   9.1    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.1   MSG   10.4|   STDY   -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.1   MSG   10.4|   STDY   -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         38.4  36.9  36.4 |  36.3  36.4    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG   MSG   MSG |  15.6  15.5    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.1   4.2   4.3 |   4.1   4.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         8.4   7.4   7.2 |   6.9   6.8    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.5  10.7  10.7 |  10.5  10.5    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.6  10.7  10.4 |  10.2  10.0    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    18.7  18.7  18.5 |  18.3  18.1    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.9   6.4   5.6 |   5.4   5.3    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.4   2.7   2.7 |   2.7   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.0   8.5   7.9 |   7.4   7.2    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    5.6   7.8   7.4 |   7.0   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   28.0  29.2   29.2|  29.9  30.1    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     MSG  16.1  16.1 |  11.9  11.9    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.9   9.8   9.9 |   9.9   9.9    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         22.0  24.3  24.0 |  23.0  22.5    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.8  17.4  17.4 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| Million Dollar146.5  143.9  143.7 |   STDY  RSG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.6   1.8   1.6 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 18.9   MSG  21.1 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   3.5   3.2 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          12.8  14.4  14.4 |  14.4  14.1    -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 29.4  30.2  30.1 |  29.9  29.8    -   |  |
| Crooked Creek     MSG   7.3   7.4 |   7.3   7.1    -   | 15 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        59.6  59.2  58.9 |  58.2  57.8    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.5   6.1   6.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.4  13.3  13.2 |  13.2  13.2    -   |  -  -  |
| Middle Fork      10.1  10.1  10.1 |  10.2  10.2    -   |  -  -  |
| Tidewater         5.4   5.3   5.4 |   5.5   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 Thu Jul 28.


$$
bcj



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