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SRAK48 PAFC 232358
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AKZ101-111-121-125-135-141-145-151-161--

RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKDT TUE SEP 23 2014

SITES EXPECTED TO BE NEAR OR ABOVE FLOOD STAGE: A GLACIER DAMMED
LAKE HAS RELEASED ON THE TAZLINA RIVER BRINGING LEVELS UP TO BANK
FULL. LEVELS MAY RISE THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND APPROACH
MINOR FLOOD STAGE BEFORE FALLING QUICKLY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|LOCATION        LST WK - YDA -TODAY|  WED   THU    FRI  | STG STG|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|ANCHORAGE AREA                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|CAMPBELL CREEK AT                  |                    |        |
| S FORK IN CANYON  2.6   2.7   2.6 |   2.6   2.5    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|CHESTER CREEK AT                   |                    |        |
| ARCTIC BLVD       2.1   1.8   1.9 |   1.9   1.9    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|SHIP CREEK ABOVE                   |                    |        |
| GLENN HWY         5.6   5.6   5.6 |   5.5   5.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|EAGLE RIVER AT                     |                    |        |
| GLENN HWY BRDG    4.6   4.0   3.8 |   3.7   3.6    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|GLACIER CREEK ABOVE                |                    |        |
| ALYESKA ROAD     26.0  25.4  25.3 |   FLG    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|TWENTYMILE RIVER NEAR              |                    |        |
| SEWARD HWY        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.2  16.8    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|KENAI PENINSULA                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SIXMILE CREEK NR                   |                    |        |
| HOPE CANYON       9.4  10.0   9.8 |   9.6   9.5    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|EXIT GLACIER STREAM NEAR           |                    |        |
| VISITORS CENTER   MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|RESURRECTION RIVER AT              |                    |        |
| EXIT GLACIER RD  14.2  12.3  11.8 |  10.8   9.9    -   | 17 17.5|
| SEWARD HWY        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|GROUSE CREEK ABOVE                 |                    |        |
| SEWARD HWY        5.5   5.3   5.2 |   FLG    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|SALMON CREEK AT                    |                    |        |
| SALMON CRK ROAD  11.2  10.4  10.1 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SNOW RIVER ABOVE                   |                    |        |
| KENAI LAKE        9.5   8.5   8.2 |   7.7   7.4    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|TRAIL RIVER NR                     |                    |        |
| LAWING            6.6   6.8   6.3 |   5.9   5.6    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|KENAI RIVER AT                     |                    |        |
| COOPER LANDING   11.1  11.7  11.4 |  10.9  10.3   9.7  | 12 13.0|
| SKILAK LAKE      11.5  12.2  12.0 |  11.7  11.4  11.1  | 13 13.0|
| KENAI KEYS        9.6  10.3  10.2 |   9.9   9.6   9.3  | 11 11.0|
| BELOW KILLEY      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.1  10.9  10.6  | 12 13.2|
| SOLDOTNA          9.9  10.5  10.3 |  10.0   9.8   9.5  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|NINILCHIK RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| NINILCHIK         MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.5   3.5    -   | 10  9.6|
|                                   |                    |        |
|ANCHOR RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| SOUTH FK NR HWY   1.2   1.5   1.2 |   1.1   1.0    -   |  8  8.0|
| ANCHOR POINT      MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.9   9.9    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEY       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MATANUSKA RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| MAT GLACIER       3.1   1.8   1.5 |   FLG    -     -   |  -   - |
| PALMER            8.6   6.8   6.6 |   6.4   6.2    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|LITTLE SUSITNA RIVER               |                    |        |
| AT HAT PASS BRG   6.4   6.0   6.0 |   6.0   5.9    -   |  9 10.0|
| BLW HAT PASS BRG  3.5   3.3   3.2 |   3.2   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY  5.6   5.5   5.4 |   5.3   5.2    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|WILLOW CREEK                       |                    |        |
| NR CANYON         2.6   2.5   2.4 |   2.4   2.3    -   |  5  5.9|
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY  6.9   7.1   6.8 |   6.6   6.3    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|MONTANA CREEK                      |                    |        |
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY  MSG   5.5   5.4 |   5.4   5.3    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|TALKEETNA RIVER                    |                    |        |
| BLW CLEAR CREEK   5.9   5.8   5.6 |   5.3   5.1    -   | 10 12.5|
| AT RAILROAD BRG   7.9   8.0   7.4 |   7.1   7.0    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|MOOSE CREEK AT                     |                    |        |
| OIL WELL ROAD    11.9  12.4  11.9 |   FLG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|KROTO CREEK AT                     |                    |        |
| OIL WELL ROAD    11.1  11.3  11.0 |   FLG    -     -   | 16  18 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SKWENTNA RIVER AT                  |                    |        |
| SKWENTNA          MSG  37.8  36.9 |  36.4  36.1    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|LAKE CREEK AT                      |                    |        |
| CHELATNA LAKE     2.5   3.2   3.0 |   FLG    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|YENTNA RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| LAKE CREEK        MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.3  15.6    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|MACLAREN RIVER AT                  |                    |        |
| DENALI HWY        4.5   3.2   3.0 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|CHULITNA RIVER NR                  |                    |        |
| TALKEETNA         7.4   7.8   6.0 |   5.3   4.9    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|SUSITNA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| DENALI HWY       10.2   9.5   9.3 |   9.2   9.1    -   | 12 12.5|
| GOLD CREEK       10.0   9.8   9.4 |   9.1   8.8    -   | 12 14.0|
| PARKS HIGHWAY    17.2  17.8  16.9 |  16.3  15.9    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|COPPER RIVER BASIN                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|GAKONA RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| GLENN HIGHWAY     4.7   4.1   4.0 |   3.9   3.8    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|GULKANA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| PAXSON LAKE       2.8   2.8   2.7 |   2.7   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| SOURDOUGH         7.1   6.9   6.9 |   6.8   6.7    -   | 10 11.0|
| RICHARDSON HWY    7.0   6.8   6.8 |   6.8   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|LITTLE NELCHINA AT                 |                    |        |
| GLENN HWY         6.9   6.9   6.9 |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|TAZLINA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| RICHARDSON HWY   26.0  28.0  29.1 |  30.3  29.7    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|KLUTINA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| COPPER CENTER    11.2  10.9  10.8 |  10.7  10.6    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|TONSINA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| RICHARDSON HWY    MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.5   9.4    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|KENNICOTT RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| MCCARTHY         20.2  20.1  20.2 |  20.1  20.0    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|COPPER RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| CHITINA          15.0  14.5  14.5 |   RSG  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`BRIEN CREEK     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| MILLION DOLLAR BR44.0  36.6  35.9 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|EYAK LAKE NR                       |                    |        |
| CORDOVA           4.7   1.2   0.9 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  4   4 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|EYAK RIVER AT                      |                    |        |
| COPPER RIVER HWY 23.3  19.2   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22  24 |
| EYAK RIVER        6.6   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5   7 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SOUTHWEST ALASKA                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|KUSKOKWIM RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| MCGRATH          10.6  10.3  10.3 |   FLG    -     -   | 21 21.0|
| LISKY`S CROSSING 26.7  26.4  26.2 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| CROOKED CREEK     6.7   6.2   5.4 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|ILIAMNA RIVER NR                   |                    |        |
| PEDRO BAY        62.1  58.2  57.8 |  57.6  57.5    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|NUYAKUK RIVER NEAR                 |                    |        |
| DILLINGHAM        7.2   8.1   8.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|MULCHATNA RIVER NR                 |                    |        |
| NEW STUYAHOK     13.5  12.6  12.4 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|NUSHAGAK RIVER AT                  |                    |        |
| EKWOK             MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|BRADLEY RIVER BASIN                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|BRADLEY RIVER                      |                    |        |
| UPPER            12.7  11.6  11.4 |  11.3  11.3    -   |  -   - |
| MIDDLE FORK      10.0   9.9   9.8 |   9.8   9.8    -   |  -   - |
| TIDEWATER         6.5   5.7   5.4 |   5.4   5.4    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 SEP 24.


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