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 Thu Sep 29 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  Wed   Thu  |  Fri   Sat    Sun | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      7.8   7.5   7.5 |  7.6    7.6    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   13.9  13.6  13.7 | 13.9   13.7    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.5  16.4  16.5 | 16.6   16.5    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.4  12.3  12.3 | 12.4   12.4  12.3  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      18.7  18.5  18.5 | 18.6   18.8  18.7  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         3.3   3.1   3.0 |  3.1    3.3   3.3  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.7   8.6   8.7 |  8.6    8.6    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.1   6.9   7.1 |  7.0    6.9    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   6.4   6.2   MSG |  6.0    5.9    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  FLG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 14.3   14.1    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.1   7.7   7.6 |  FLG     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     14.9  14.8  14.9 | 15.0   14.9    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           30.7  30.1  29.9 | 29.8   29.7    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross         MSG  10.1  10.0 |  9.7    9.6    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        15.0  14.4  14.3 | 14.1   14.0    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        18.8  18.2  18.1 | 18.1   18.0    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    6.3   5.7   5.5 |  5.3    5.3   5.2  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        7.1   MSG   MSG |  5.8    5.7   5.5  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  10.8  10.5  10.4 | 10.2     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Fri     Sat     Sun               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          470     500     480     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      1600    1700    1600     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         2500    2700    2600    2500               |
|  Chena Lakes         2400    2500    2700    2600               |
|  Fairbanks           3000    3000    3200    3200               |
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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 Fri Sep 30.

$$
ehm


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