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 Sat Sep 24 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  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue  |Stg  Stg|
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|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  3.0   3.2   3.1 |   3.0   3.1    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.6   2.5 |   2.5   2.5    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.2   5.7   5.6 |   5.5   5.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    3.5   4.1   3.5 |   3.3   3.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.3  25.8  25.3 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  19.0  18.2    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.5  10.5  10.2 |   9.9   9.7    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  14.4   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.3  14.5  13.6 |  12.9  12.0    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.1   5.7   5.7 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.6  10.8  10.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.7   9.4   8.9 |   8.4   7.8    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            6.0   7.7   7.2 |   6.5   5.9    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   10.4  11.6  11.7 |  11.6  11.4  11.0  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      10.7  11.2  11.4 |  11.4  11.3  11.2  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        8.3   8.9   9.0 |   9.1   8.9   8.8  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.0  10.9  10.8  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          9.0   9.6   9.6 |   9.6   9.5   9.3  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.6   6.3   6.0 |   6.0   5.8   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   2.1   3.2   2.8 |   2.2   1.9    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.9  12.9  12.1 |  11.5  11.0    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       1.6   1.3   1.1 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.9   7.1   6.8 |   6.6   6.4    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.6   6.1   6.0 |   5.9   5.8    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.7   3.4   3.2 |   3.2   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  6.3   5.9   5.7 |   5.5   5.5    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         3.0   3.1   2.8 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  7.2   7.7   7.1 |   6.8   6.8    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.9   5.8   5.7 |   5.7   5.6    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.4   5.8   5.7 |   5.6   5.6    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.5   8.5   8.7 |   8.7   8.5    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    12.1  14.6  14.8 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.2  13.2   MSG |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         36.5  40.9   MSG |  37.5  36.7    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       16.1  21.4  18.6 |  17.0  16.1    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.5   3.4   3.1 |   2.9   2.8    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         8.3   8.0   7.4 |   6.3   5.5    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.5   9.5   9.2 |   9.1   9.0    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.6   9.3   9.6 |   9.3   9.1    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  18.1  17.6    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.6   4.4   4.0 |   3.9   3.8    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.8   2.8   2.8 |   2.8   2.8    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.7   6.7   6.9 |   6.7   6.6    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.4   6.3    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   25.7  25.3  25.2 |  25.4  25.3    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    11.2  10.8  10.5 |  10.4  10.3    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   10.0   9.6   9.5 |   9.3   9.1    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1341.8  1341.0  1340.9 | 1341.0   MSG  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          15.3  14.6  14.7 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 137.3 137.8  137.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.1   2.0   MSG |   FLG  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 20.3  21.5  20.8 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          15.2  14.0  15.8 |  16.6  16.7    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek    11.4  11.2  12.2 |  12.7  13.0    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        61.0  60.2  59.3 |  58.6  58.0    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.1   6.7   6.7 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.0  13.1  12.9 |  12.8  12.6    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.0  10.0   9.9 |   9.9   9.8    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.2   5.9   5.6 |   5.4   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 Sun Sep 25.


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