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
400 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 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  Sun   Mon  |  Tue   Wed    Thu  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.9   2.9   2.8 |   2.8   2.8    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.5   2.5   2.5 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.2   5.1   5.1 |   5.1   5.1    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    3.4   3.4   3.3 |   3.5   3.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.0  24.6  24.6 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.1  16.0    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.5   9.2   9.1 |   9.1   9.0    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  12.1  11.3  11.2 |  11.1  10.9    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.3   5.0   5.0 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.5   8.8   8.6 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        7.6   6.9   6.8 |   6.7   6.7    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            5.4   4.5   4.5 |   4.4   4.3    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   10.3   9.1   8.9 |   8.8   8.6   8.5  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      11.0   9.8   9.6 |   9.4   9.3   9.1  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        8.5   7.6   7.3 |   7.2   7.1   6.9  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   8.8   8.6   8.5  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          9.2   8.3   8.1 |   8.0   7.9   7.7  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.6   5.2   5.0 |   5.0   4.9   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   2.7   1.6   1.5 |   1.4   1.3    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     12.3  11.3  11.2 |  11.0  10.9    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       0.6   0.5   0.6 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            6.6   6.3   6.3 |   6.1   6.1    -   | MS  MS|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| blw Hat Pass brg  2.9   3.0   3.0 |   2.9   2.9    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.1   5.6   5.4 |   5.2   5.1    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.5   2.5   2.3 |   2.2   2.2    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.8   6.8   6.6 |   6.2   6.1    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.6   5.7   5.6 |   5.5   5.4    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.0   5.0   4.8 |   4.6   4.5    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   6.3   5.9   5.7 |   5.5   5.4    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    13.1  12.4  11.9 |   FLG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.8  11.3  11.1 |   FLG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna          MSG   MSG   MSG |  34.2  34.1    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       15.6  14.0  13.8 |  13.3  12.9    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        2.7   1.9   2.0 |   2.0   2.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   1.3   1.2    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        8.8   8.5   8.7 |   8.4   8.4    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        8.1   7.5   7.3 |   7.2   7.0    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  14.3  14.1    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     3.4   3.3   3.2 |   3.2   3.2    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.4   2.5   2.4 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.1   6.0   5.9 |   5.9   5.9    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   5.7   5.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |  22.8  22.7    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     9.6   9.5   9.4 |   9.3   9.3    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    8.8   8.6   8.6 |   8.5   8.5    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1340.7  1340.7  1340.7 | 1340.6 1340.6  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          11.9  10.9  10.7 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 132.3 128.7  129.2 |   RSG  STDY    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.5   0.6   0.5 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 20.4  18.3  18.1 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath           9.4  14.2  14.1 |  13.8  13.4    -   |  -   - |
| Lisky`s Crossing 26.5  30.5  31.1 |  31.1  30.8    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     6.5  11.5  11.6 |  11.0  10.4    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        59.2  58.9  58.4 |  58.0  57.8    -   | 70 71.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.4   6.4   6.4 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             8.4   MSG   8.4 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            10.3   9.9   9.8 |   9.7   9.6    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.8   9.8   9.7 |   9.7   9.6    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.4   5.0   5.1 |   5.0   5.0    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Tue Oct 17.


$$
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