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RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
500 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016

...RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...

---KENAI PENINSULA------------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 06/27 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING                |       |            |
 COOA2             12.2   12.3   12.5   12.6 |  12.8 | 12.9  13.0 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      9500   9700  10100  10500 | 10900 |11100 11300 |
KENAI RIVER BLW SKILAK LAKE                  |       |            |
 SKLA2             11.5   11.7   11.9   12.2 |  12.3 | 12.5  12.6 |
ANCHOR RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY BRIDGE           |       |            |
 APTA2              1.0    1.0    1.0    1.0 |   1.0 |  1.0   0.9 |
NINILCHIK RIVER AT NINILCHICK                |       |            |
 NINA2              4.5    4.5    4.5    4.5 |   4.5 |  4.5   4.5 |
SIXMILE CREEK NR HOPE                        |       |            |
 SIXA2             11.4   11.4   11.5   11.3 |  11.2 | 11.1  11.1 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      3640   3660   3770   3440 |  3340 | 3130  3070 |
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---ANCHORAGE AND THE MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEYS----------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 06/27 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
SHIP CREEK NR ANCHORAGE                      |       |            |
 SHIA2              5.3    5.4    5.3    5.3 |   5.3 |  5.3   5.3 |
EAGLE RIVER AT GLENN HWY BRG                 |       |            |
 ERBA2              4.5    4.6    4.6    4.5 |   4.5 |  4.5   4.5 |
SUSITNA RIVER AT SUNSHINE                    |       |            |
 SUNA2             18.2   18.2   18.1   18.5 |  18.4 | 18.3  18.2 |
TALKEETNA RIVER AT TALKEETNA                 |       |            |
 TKTA2              8.4    8.6    8.9    8.9 |   9.1 |  8.9   8.9 |
WILLOW CREEK AT PARKS HWY                    |       |            |
 WILA2              6.8    6.8    6.7    6.7 |   6.7 |  6.7   6.9 |
WILLOW CREEK NR CANYON                       |       |            |
 WLWA2              2.8    2.8    2.7    2.8 |   2.7 |  2.7   2.8 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       800    800    730    790 |   730 |  750   800 |
LITTLE SU (NWS DAILY) AT HATCHER PASS BRG    |       |            |
 LSOA2              6.9    7.0    6.7    6.8 |   6.7 |  6.6   6.6 |
LITTLE SU (USGS HOURLY) BLW HP BRG           |       |            |
 LSUA2              3.8    3.8    3.6    3.7 |   3.6 |  3.6   3.6 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       700    700    610    670 |   610 |  590   600 |
MATANUSKA RIVER NR MATANUSKA GLACIER         |       |            |
 MAGA2              2.9    2.8    2.6    3.2 |   2.9 |   -     -  |
MATANUSKA RIVER AT PALMER                    |       |            |
 MATA2              9.6    9.8    9.4    9.4 |   9.5 |   -     -  |
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---COPPER RIVER BASIN---------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 06/27 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
GAKONA RIVER AT GAKONA                       |       |            |
 GAKA2              4.4    4.5    4.5    4.6 |   4.9 |  4.8   4.8 |
GULKANA RIVER AT SOURDOUGH                   |       |            |
 GRSA2              6.1    6.0    6.0    6.0 |   6.0 |  6.0   6.0 |
GULKANA RIVER AT GULKANA                     |       |            |
 GULA2              5.7    5.7    5.6    5.6 |   5.5 |  5.6   5.5 |
TONSINA RIVER AT HWY BRG                     |       |            |
 TONA2             10.0   10.1   10.4   10.4 |  10.0 |  9.9   9.9 |
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                                                                  |
---TANANA AND FORTYMILE RIVER BASINS------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 06/27 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
FORTYMILE RIVER                              |       |            |
 FMRA2             71.8   71.7   71.5   71.4 |  71.4 | 71.9  72.2 |
SALCHA RIVER AT HWY BRG                      |       |            |
 SALA2              7.4    7.5    7.2    7.1 |   7.2 |  7.4   7.5 |
CHENA RIVER AT TWO RIVERS                    |       |            |
 UCHA2             16.0   15.8   15.7   15.7 |  16.1 | 16.2  16.1 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT STEESE HWY BRG            |       |            |
 CRSA2              8.2    8.1    8.1    8.2 |   8.2 |  8.3   7.9 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT ELLIOTT HWY BRG           |       |            |
 CHAA2              6.8    6.6    6.6    6.5 |   6.6 |  6.8   6.5 |
NENANA RIVER AT HEALY                        |       |            |
 HNRA2             10.8   11.0   11.1   11.1 |  11.2 | 11.1  11.0 |
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                                                                  |
---SOUTHEAST ALASKA-----------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 06/27 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
MENDENHALL LAKE                              |       |            |
 MNDA2              4.8    4.9    4.9    5.0 |   5.0 |  4.8   4.7 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      2400   2600   2500   2700 |  2600 | 2300  2200 |
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WHITEWATER BOATING INFORMATION...GAUGE READING (WHITEWATER CLASS)

...NAME OF STREAM.........GAUGE ID.....LOW.......MED........HIGH
EAGLE RIVER
  ABOVE VISITORS CENTER   ERBA2     3.0(IV)   4.0(IV-)   4.4(IV+)
  ABOVE CAMPGROUND RAPIDS ERBA2     2.7(II)   3.5(II)    4.3(II+)
  BELOW CAMPGROUND RAPIDS ERBA2     2.7(III)  3.5(III)   4.3(III+)
GULKANA RIVER
  ABOVE SOURDOUGH         GULA2     6.0(III)  7.0(III)   8.0(III+)
  BELOW SOURDOUGH         GULA2     6.0(II)   7.0(II)    8.0(II+)
KENAI RIVER
  ABOVE JIM`S LANDING     COOA2     6.0(II)   9.0(II)   11.0(II+)
  BELOW JIM`S LANDING     COOA2     6.0(II)   9.0(II+)  11.0(III)
  BELOW SKILAK LAKE       SKLA2     8.4(I)   10.4(I)    11.4(II)
LITTLE SUSITNA RIVER
  ABOVE HATCHER BRIDGE    LSOA2*    6.3(V-)   7.0(V-) 7.5(V-)8.0(VI-)
MATANUSKA RIVER
  LION`S HEAD             MAGA2     3.0(IV-)  4.0(IV)    4.8(IV+)
  TO KING`S RIVER         MATA2     8.0(II+) 10.5(III)  11.5(III)
  BELOW KING`S RIVER      MATA2     8.0(I)   10.5(II)   11.5(II)
WILLOW CREEK
  IN CANYON               WLWA2     2.6(III)  3.4(IV)    4.1(IV)
  AT PARKS HWY BRIDGE     WILA2     7.5(III)  8.3(IV)    9.0(IV)
TALKEETNA RIVER CANYON    TKTA2     6.2(IV-)  8.2(IV)    9.7(IV+)
SHIP CREEK                SHIA2     4.9(IV+)  5.3(V)     5.7(V+)
SIXMILE CREEK             SIXA2     9.0(IV)  10.6(IV+)  11.3(V-)
TONSINA RIVER CANYON      TONA2     9.0(III) 10.0(III+) 12.0(IV)
NENANA RIVER CANYON       HNRA2     8.5(IV-) 10.0(IV)   11.5(IV)


* LSOA2 STAGES ARE BASED ON NWS GAUGE AT THE HATCHER PASS BRIDGE
** THESE GAUGES REQUIRE YOUR INPUT TO DEVELOP NEW LEVELS


OBSERVED STAGES ARE THE CLOSEST AVAILABLE OBSERVATION TO 10 AM
FOR EACH DAY. FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
HTTP://APRFC.ARH.NOAA.GOV
THE NEXT RECREATION FORECAST IS SCHEDULED FOR 5 PM TUE JUN 28.


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