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RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
500 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...

---KENAI PENINSULA------------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 09/15 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING                |       |            |
 COOA2              9.8    9.9   10.4   10.9 |  10.9 | 11.1  11.2 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      4800   4900   5500   6300 |  6400 | 6700  7000 |
KENAI RIVER BLW SKILAK LAKE                  |       |            |
 SKLA2             10.5   10.6   10.7   11.0 |  11.3 | 12.1  12.3 |
ANCHOR RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY BRIDGE           |       |            |
 APTA2              1.0    0.9    1.8    1.3 |   1.2 |  1.7   1.5 |
NINILCHIK RIVER AT NINILCHICK                |       |            |
 NINA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG |  3.8   3.8 |
SIXMILE CREEK NR HOPE                        |       |            |
 SIXA2              9.3    9.4    9.8    9.5 |   9.4 | 10.0   9.9 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       800    880   1160    970 |   850 | 1460  1280 |
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---ANCHORAGE AND THE MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEYS----------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 09/15 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
SHIP CREEK NR ANCHORAGE                      |       |            |
 SHIA2              5.4    5.4    5.5    5.6 |   5.5 |  5.6   5.6 |
EAGLE RIVER AT GLENN HWY BRG                 |       |            |
 ERBA2              4.1    4.5    5.2    5.2 |   4.7 |  4.4   4.4 |
SUSITNA RIVER AT SUNSHINE                    |       |            |
 SUNA2              4.6    4.6    4.8    5.4 |   5.9 | 16.9  16.5 |
TALKEETNA RIVER AT TALKEETNA                 |       |            |
 TKTA2              7.3    MSG    7.3    7.7 |   8.0 |  7.8   7.4 |
WILLOW CREEK AT PARKS HWY                    |       |            |
 WILA2              6.8    6.7    6.7    7.0 |   6.8 |  7.0   7.1 |
WILLOW CREEK NR CANYON                       |       |            |
 WLWA2              2.5    2.4    2.5    2.6 |   2.5 |  2.7   2.7 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       540    480    540    590 |   520 |  620   620 |
LITTLE SU (NWS DAILY) AT HATCHER PASS BRG    |       |            |
 LSOA2              6.3    6.2    6.2    6.3 |   6.3 |  6.5   6.5 |
LITTLE SU (USGS HOURLY) BLW HP BRG           |       |            |
 LSUA2              3.5    3.4    3.5    3.6 |   3.5 |  3.6   3.6 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       440    410    450    470 |   430 |  470   460 |
MATANUSKA RIVER NR MATANUSKA GLACIER         |       |            |
 MAGA2              1.9    1.9    2.1    2.7 |   2.7 |   -     -  |
MATANUSKA RIVER AT PALMER                    |       |            |
 MATA2              6.9    6.9    7.1    7.8 |   7.8 |   -     -  |
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---COPPER RIVER BASIN---------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 09/15 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
GAKONA RIVER AT GAKONA                       |       |            |
 GAKA2              4.6    4.4    4.3    4.5 |   4.6 |  4.8   4.9 |
GULKANA RIVER AT SOURDOUGH                   |       |            |
 GRSA2              7.4    7.3    7.2    7.1 |   7.1 |  7.1   7.1 |
GULKANA RIVER AT GULKANA                     |       |            |
 GULA2              MSG    7.4    7.3    7.2 |   7.1 |  7.1   7.2 |
TONSINA RIVER AT HWY BRG                     |       |            |
 TONA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG | 10.2  10.3 |
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---TANANA AND FORTYMILE RIVER BASINS------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 09/15 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
FORTYMILE RIVER                              |       |            |
 FMRA2             72.7   72.6   72.5   72.4 |  72.4 | 72.4  72.3 |
SALCHA RIVER AT HWY BRG                      |       |            |
 SALA2              8.2    8.1    8.0    8.0 |   7.9 |  7.8   7.7 |
CHENA RIVER AT TWO RIVERS                    |       |            |
 UCHA2             16.5   16.5   16.4   16.4 |  16.3 | 16.3  16.2 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT STEESE HWY BRG            |       |            |
 CRSA2              9.1    9.0    9.1    8.9 |   9.0 |  9.0   8.9 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT ELLIOTT HWY BRG           |       |            |
 CHAA2              7.7    7.6    7.6    7.5 |   7.4 |  7.4   7.4 |
NENANA RIVER AT HEALY                        |       |            |
 HNRA2              9.8    9.8    9.8   10.0 |  10.2 | 10.2  10.1 |
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                                                                  |
---SOUTHEAST ALASKA-----------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  MON  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        THU    FRI    SAT    YDA | 09/15 | TUE    WED |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
MENDENHALL LAKE                              |       |            |
 MNDA2              4.3    4.3    4.4    0.5 |   0.5 |  4.7   4.6 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      1700   1700   1900   2000 |  2000 | 2100  2000 |
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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 SEP 16.


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