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 Tue Aug 30 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  Mon   Tue  |  Wed   Thu    Fri  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  3.0   2.9   2.8 |   2.8   2.8    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       3.0   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.2   5.2   5.2 |   5.1   5.1    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.8   4.2   4.0 |   3.9   3.7    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     26.1  25.3  25.1 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.5  17.2    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.8   9.5   9.4 |   9.3   9.2    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  15.3  14.4  14.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  16.1  14.3  14.0 |  13.6  13.2    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.0   4.9   4.8 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  10.4   9.6   9.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.5   8.6   8.2 |   7.9   7.6    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            6.4   6.4   6.1 |   5.9   5.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   11.0  11.0  10.8 |  10.4  10.1   9.7  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      11.8  12.0  11.9 |  11.7  11.4  11.1  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        MSG  10.0   9.7 |   9.5   9.3   9.0  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.4  11.2  10.9  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          9.8  10.0   9.9 |   9.8   9.6   9.4  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.0   4.8   4.8 |   4.7   4.7   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.1   1.1   1.0 |   1.0   1.0    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.2  10.8  10.9 |  10.8  10.7    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.0   2.2   2.0 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            6.9   8.0   7.3 |   7.2   6.8    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.5   6.5   6.3 |   6.2   6.1    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.6   3.4   3.3 |   3.2   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.6   5.6   5.4 |   5.3   5.2    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         3.2   2.6   2.5 |   2.5   2.4    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  7.4   6.6   6.5 |   6.4   6.3    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  6.0   5.5   5.4 |   5.4   5.3    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.7   6.9   6.4 |   6.3   6.1    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   9.2   9.1   8.7 |   8.4   8.1    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    13.1  11.2  11.1 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.9  11.0  11.0 |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         37.9  37.4   MSG |  36.8  36.6    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       21.1  16.4  16.1 |  15.4  14.8    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.5   3.8   3.5 |   3.5   3.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna        10.3   9.4   8.4 |   7.2   6.3    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.7  10.6  10.3 |  10.1  10.1    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek       10.3  10.1   9.9 |   9.8   9.6    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.5  17.1    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.7   5.1   4.8 |   4.7   4.5    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.7   2.8   2.8 |   2.8   2.8    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.4   6.6   6.4 |   6.4   6.4    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.1   6.0    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   26.9  27.6  27.5 |  27.6  27.4    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    11.3  11.4  11.5 |  11.4  11.4    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.2   9.6   9.5 |   9.4   9.3    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1342.2  1343.9  1343.7 |   MSG   MSG  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.3  17.0  16.9 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 139.4 144.2  143.0 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.9   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 21.7  20.0  19.5 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        2.8   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          14.3  14.5  14.2 |  14.2  14.3    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     8.6   9.8   9.5 |   9.2   8.9    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        60.0  58.2  58.0 |  57.8  57.6    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.8  13.1  12.8 |  12.7  12.7    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.1  10.0   9.9 |   9.9   9.9    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.3   5.3   5.3 |   5.3   5.3    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Wed Aug 31.


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CVB




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