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 Wed May 24 2017

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  Tue   Wed  |  Thu   Fri    Sat | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg     10.4   8.1  10.5 |  9.4    8.2    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   13.4  13.4  14.0 | 13.2   12.9    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   17.1  17.3  17.5 | 16.7   16.4    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.8  12.1  13.4 | 12.4   12.1  11.9  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      19.7  17.7  19.7 | 20.3   18.6  17.8  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         4.4   2.3   3.1 |  4.4    3.6   2.7  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.9   9.5   9.0 |  8.7    8.6    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   MSG   8.0   7.9 |  7.3    7.1    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   7.0   6.2   6.3 |  6.1    6.0    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG  18.9   MSG |  FLG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 15.6   15.4    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   7.6   7.4   7.4 |  TRN     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     16.4  15.2  15.2 | 15.0   14.8    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           30.5  29.9  29.8 | 29.8   29.7    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        10.1   9.8   9.7 |  9.6    9.5    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        15.4  14.1  14.0 | 13.9   13.8    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        19.7  17.8  18.0 | 18.7   18.6    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    7.2   4.9   4.8 |  5.4    5.9   5.4  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        6.9   5.7   5.4 |  5.3    5.9   6.1  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg   MSG   MSG   MSG |  9.7     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Thu     Fri     Sat               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          520     400     360     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      3200    2000    1600     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         4000    2600    2100    1800               |
|  Chena Lakes         3500    3800    2700    2200               |
|  Fairbanks           3100    4300    3500    2700               |
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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 Thu May 25.

$$
ehm


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