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 Thu Aug 27 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: THERE IS A FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
THE UPPER KUSKOKWIM RIVER IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Wed   Thu  |  Fri   Sat    Sun  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.3   2.1   2.1 |   2.1   2.1    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.1   2.2   2.2 |   2.1   2.1    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.1   4.9   4.9 |   4.9   4.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    5.3   4.7   4.8 |   4.8   4.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.5   MSG  25.4 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.4  17.1    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.1   8.9   8.9 |   8.8   8.7    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  14.6  14.4  14.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  12.3  12.5  12.7 |  12.4  12.2    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.6   4.5   4.5 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.3   9.2   9.3 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.6   8.6   8.7 |   8.6   8.6    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            6.0   5.1   MSG |   5.0   4.9    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   10.0   9.6   9.6 |   9.5   9.4   9.3  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      10.4  10.1  10.1 |  10.0  10.0   9.9  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        8.4   8.1   7.7 |   7.7   7.6   7.5  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.7   9.6   9.5  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          8.9   8.6   8.6 |   8.6   8.6   8.5  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Ninilchik         MSG   MSG   MSG |  MSG   MSG     -   | 10  9.6|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   0.8   0.5   0.5 |   0.5   0.5    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.3  10.1  10.1 |  10.1  10.1    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.2   1.8   4.0 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            8.0   7.2   7.5 |   7.7   7.5    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.3   6.0   6.0 |   5.9   5.9    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.5   3.1   3.3 |   3.2   3.0    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.3   4.8   4.9 |   4.9   4.8    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.3   2.0   2.0 |   2.0   2.0    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.3   5.9   6.1 |   5.9   5.7    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.1   4.9   5.0 |   4.9   4.9    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.0   5.3   5.7 |   5.9   5.8    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.1   6.9   7.5 |   7.8   7.4    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.1  10.4  10.8 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.5  10.3  11.4 |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         36.0  35.2  35.6 |  36.0  35.8    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     2.4   2.0   1.9 |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       16.7   MSG  16.2 |  17.1  17.1    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.7   3.3   4.6 |   4.7   4.2    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   7.7   6.7    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  10.4  10.1    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.5   8.4   9.0 |   9.7   9.7    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    17.1  15.5  16.2 |  17.1  17.1    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.0   4.1   4.9 |   5.3   5.6    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.7   2.6   2.7 |   2.8   2.9    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.9   6.3   6.4 |   6.7   6.7    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    6.7   MSG   MSG |   6.4   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   25.6  27.2  27.0 |  26.7  26.4    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    10.8  10.4  10.2 |  10.3  10.4    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.2   9.2    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         21.0  20.2  19.8 |  19.7  19.7    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.0  15.5  15.2 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar Br43.3  38.5  37.9 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.7   0.4   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy  MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        3.4   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath           MSG  10.7  11.1 |   RSG    -     -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 26.3  26.8  26.9 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| Crooked Creek     5.2   4.9   4.9 |   RSG   RGS    -   | 15 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        57.1  57.1  56.7 |  57.0  57.0    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        5.3   4.9   4.9 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.1  12.9  13.2 |  13.1  13.1    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.0   9.9  10.0 |  10.0   9.9    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.4   5.3   5.3 |   5.3   5.3    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Fri Aug 28.


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