River Summary
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR THE TANANA RIVER BASIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1245 PM AKDT Sat May 28 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|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      7.1   7.2   7.5 |  7.3    7.2    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   11.5  12.2  12.2 | 12.0   11.9    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   15.4  16.2  16.0 | 15.8   15.7    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      11.0  11.6  11.8 | 11.5   11.4  11.3  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      16.2  16.4  17.1 | 16.9   16.6  16.5  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         1.2   1.2   1.6 |  1.8    1.5   1.3  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.2   8.6   8.5 |  8.4    8.3    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   6.5   7.0   7.0 |  7.0    6.9    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   MSG   MSG   MSG |  8.8    8.6    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY   STDY   -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 15.6   15.7    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.0   8.0   8.1 |  TRN     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.6  15.3  15.2 | 15.1   15.1    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River at                    |                    |        |
| Tetlin           31.4  31.2  31.1 |  FLG    STDY   -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        10.5  10.5  10.3 |  FLG    FLG    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        15.7  15.8  15.9 | 16.0   16.1    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        17.8  18.1  18.0 | 18.0   18.0    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    5.1   5.5   5.3 |  5.4    5.4   5.3  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        5.6   6.0   5.9 |  5.6    5.6   5.5  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  10.5  10.0  10.1 | 10.1     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Sun     Mon     Tue               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          280     250     240     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      1200    1100    1000     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         1800    1500    1400    1300               |
|  Chena Lakes         1700    1600    1400    1300               |
|  Fairbanks           1900    2000    1800    1600               |
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Note: River stages are in feet.
RSG: Rising tendency   FLG: Falling Tendency    STDY: Little Change
P: Project Controlled  B-F Stg--Bankfull Stage  E: Estimated
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 1 PM Sun May 29.

$$
BCJ




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