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
300 PM AKDT Mon May 29 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  MSG   2.5   2.5 |   2.5   2.5    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.5   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.5   5.3   5.3 |   5.2   5.2    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    MSG   3.2   3.2 |   3.2   3.2    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.1  24.9  24.9 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.8   9.4   9.4 |   9.3   9.2    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  12.7  12.8   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  11.9  11.4  11.6 |  10.6   9.7    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.4   5.3   5.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.3   9.2   9.2 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        7.9   7.6   7.6 |   7.5   7.5    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            4.8   4.7   4.6 |   4.6   4.5    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    8.5   8.6   8.5 |   8.5   8.4   8.4  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake       7.6   7.9   7.9 |   7.9   7.9   7.9  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        4.8   5.2   5.2 |   5.2   5.3   5.3  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   7.0   7.1   7.1  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          6.6   6.8   6.8 |   6.8   6.8   6.8  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.2   4.9   4.9 |   4.9   4.8   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.6   1.5   1.4 |   1.6   1.5    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.5  11.0  11.2 |  11.0  11.0    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       0.6   0.3   0.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            5.5   5.3   5.4 |   5.4   5.5    -   | MS  MS|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   5.7   5.6   5.6 |   MSG   MSG    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  2.7   2.6   2.6 |   2.5   2.8    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  4.8   4.8   4.7 |   4.8   4.9    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.5   2.2   2.2 |   2.5   2.6    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.5   6.3   6.3 |   6.5   6.6    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.4   5.2   5.4 |   5.5   5.4    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   4.5   3.8   4.0 |   3.8   4.0    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   5.2   4.5   4.6 |   4.5   4.9    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.9  11.8  11.6 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.7  11.1  11.0 |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         33.3   MSG   MSG |  34.5  34.8    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG  13.1  13.6 |  14.0  14.4    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.0   1.8   2.4 |   2.0   2.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.0   8.5   8.7 |   8.7   8.8    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        8.1   7.3   7.1 |   7.0   7.1    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    14.4  14.0  13.9 |  13.8  13.8    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.0   3.8   3.7 |   3.6   3.6    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       4.0   3.9   3.9 |   3.8   3.8    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.8   6.8   6.7 |   6.6   6.5    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.4   6.3    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   22.1  22.3  22.4 |  22.3  22.2    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     8.8   9.2   9.1 |   9.1   9.1    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    8.2   8.0   8.0 |   8.1   8.1    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1340.2  1340.3  1340.4 | 1340.5 1340.6  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          12.5  12.3  17.7 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 129.5 129.2  129.1 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           MSG   0.8   0.8 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 17.6  17.6  17.6 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath           7.9   9.1   9.2 |   8.9   8.8    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     2.6   4.3   4.2 |   4.1   4.0    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        58.4  58.1  58.4 |  57.8  57.6    -   | 70 71.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        5.1   5.4   5.4 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper             9.8   9.7   9.5 |  10.0   9.5    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.4   9.4   9.3 |   9.4   9.4    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.4   5.5   5.4 |   5.4   5.5    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 May 30.
$$
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