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
100 PM AKDT Fri May 22 2015

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  Thu   Fri  |  Sat   Sun    Mon | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      9.1   8.2   8.0 |  7.8    7.7    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   12.5  11.7  11.6 | 11.6   11.5    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.6  15.7  15.6 | 15.6   15.6    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.3  11.4  11.3 | 11.3   11.3  11.3  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      18.2  16.9  16.7 | 16.5   16.4  16.4  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         2.8   1.8   1.5 |  1.4    1.3   1.3  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    9.3   8.6   8.6 |  8.5    8.4    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.7   6.9   6.8 |  6.8    6.7    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   MSG   7.1   6.9 |  7.1    7.2    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway      20.1  20.7  20.7 |  STDY   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 16.8   17.0    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.2   7.7   7.8 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     16.7  15.6  15.4 | 15.4   15.4    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River at                    |                    |        |
| Tetlin           30.6  31.5  31.5 |  RSG    RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross         9.8   MSG   MSG |  RSG    RSG    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        14.8  15.3  15.3 | 15.5   15.8    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        18.2  18.2  18.2 | 18.3   18.3    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    5.0   4.9   5.0 |  5.0    5.1   5.3  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        4.8   4.8   MSG |  4.7    4.7   4.8  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg   9.9   9.8   9.7 |  9.9     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Sat     Sun     Mon               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          150     150     140     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge       900     900     900     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         1300    1300    1300    1300               |
|  Chena Lakes         1500    1400    1400    1400               |
|  Fairbanks           1800    1600    1600    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 Sat May 23.

$$
BCJ



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