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 Fri Aug 26 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: The Yentna River is
cresting and should fall over the next few days.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Thu   Fri  |  Sat   Sun    Mon  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.7   3.0   3.1 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.8   2.5 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         4.9   5.4   5.4 |   5.1   5.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.0   5.4   5.4 |   4.6   4.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.5  26.8  26.1 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  19.6  18.8    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.6  10.1   9.8 |   9.6   9.4    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  14.4  15.4  15.2 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.4  16.4  14.8 |  14.4  14.1    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.8   5.1   5.1 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.5  10.7  10.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.9   9.8   9.4 |   8.7   8.2    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            6.9   6.9   7.0 |   6.8   6.4    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   11.6  11.2  11.3 |  11.2  11.0  10.7  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      12.4  11.9  12.1 |  12.1  11.9  11.8  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys       10.4  10.1   MSG |  10.1   9.9   9.7  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.7  11.5  11.3  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna         10.2   9.9  10.1 |  10.1   9.9   9.8  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          4.9   5.2   5.4 |   5.0   4.9   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.2   1.3   1.6 |   1.5   1.1    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.9  11.3  11.4 |  10.8  10.4    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.3   2.5   2.5 |   FLG    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.6   8.0   8.5 |   8.4   7.9    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   MSG   6.6   6.8 |   7.1   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.2   3.7   3.8 |   3.5   3.4    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.1   5.7   6.2 |   5.7   5.4    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.5   3.0   3.0 |   2.7   2.4    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.4   7.1   7.3 |   6.6   6.2    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.5   5.9   6.1 |   5.9   5.8    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.7   6.9   7.4 |   7.0   6.3    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.8   9.9  10.5 |  10.1   9.4    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.9  13.6  13.4 |   FLG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.6  12.1  12.1 |   FLG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         36.8  39.0  39.0 |  38.7  38.2    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       16.2  21.3  21.3 |  21.1  20.4    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.8   4.4   4.3 |   4.1   3.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         7.4  14.7  14.8 |  12.9  11.7    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.2  10.6  10.7 |  10.7  10.7    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.9  10.5  10.5 |  10.5  10.4    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  20.0  19.4    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.5   4.9   6.1 |   6.2   5.7    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.7   2.7   2.8 |   2.8   2.8    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.5   6.4   6.6 |   6.9   6.7    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.6   6.6    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   27.2  27.1  27.0 |  27.3  27.8    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    15.5  15.7  11.4 |  11.7  11.8    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.4   9.6   9.5 |   9.6   9.4    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1342.2  1342.9  1343.7 | 1343.5 1344.5  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.6  16.5  17.2 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 140.8 141.5  143.1 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.1   2.6   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 20.1  22.5  22.4 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   4.8   4.7 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          13.1  14.4  14.4 |  14.6  14.4    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     8.8   9.7  10.1 |  10.2  10.1    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        58.6  61.2  59.6 |  58.9  58.4    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.2  13.6  13.4 |  13.5  13.4    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.0  10.1  10.1 |  10.0  10.0    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.3   5.4   5.3 |   5.2   5.2    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Sat Aug 27.


$$
cvb




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