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RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
5 PM AKDT TUE AUG 19 2014


...RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...


---KENAI PENINSULA------------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    MON | 08/19 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING                |       |            |
 COOA2             12.4   12.5   12.4   12.2 |  11.8 | 11.5  11.1 |
 FLOWS IN CFS     10000  10100   9800   9400 |  8500 | 7600  6700 |
KENAI RIVER BELOW SKILAK LAKE                |       |            |
 SKLA2             13.4   13.7   13.8   13.9 |  13.7 | 13.4  13.0 |
ANCHOR RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY                  |       |            |
 APTA2              1.0    1.0    0.9    0.9 |   0.7 |  0.7   0.7 |
NINILCHIK RIVER AT NINILCHIK                 |       |            |
 NINA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG |  3.2   3.2 |
SIXMILE CREEK NEAR HOPE                      |       |            |
 SIXA2             10.6   10.0    9.9    9.6 |   9.5 |  9.3   9.2 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      2150   1390   1280   1060 |   960 |  800   730 |
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---ANCHORAGE AND THE MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEYS----------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    MON | 08/19 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
SHIP CREEK NEAR ANCHORAGE                    |       |            |
 SHIA2              5.1    5.1    5.0    5.1 |   5.0 |  5.0   5.0 |
EAGLE RIVER AT GLENN HIGHWAY                 |       |            |
 ERBA2              5.0    5.0    4.9    4.5 |   4.5 |  4.4   4.4 |
SUSITNA RIVER AT SUNSHINE                    |       |            |
 SUNA2              5.8    5.7    6.0    6.1 |   6.1 | 17.3  17.0 |
TALKEETNA RIVER AT TALKEETNA                 |       |            |
 TKTA2              7.7    7.9    7.8    7.8 |   8.1 |  8.0   8.0 |
WILLOW CREEK AT PARKS HIGHWAY                |       |            |
 WILA2              6.3    6.3    6.2    6.2 |   6.2 |  6.2   6.2 |
WILLOW CREEK AT THE CANYON                   |       |            |
 WLWA2              2.2    2.2    2.1    2.1 |   2.1 |  2.1   2.1 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       360    340    310    310 |   330 |  320   300 |
LITTLE SU (NWS DAILY) AT HATCHER PASS BRG    |       |            |
 LSOA2              6.0    6.0    MSG    6.0 |   6.1 |  6.0   5.9 |
LITTLE SU (USGS HOURLY) BELOW HP BRG         |       |            |
 LSUA2              3.2    3.1    3.1    3.3 |   3.3 |  3.2   3.2 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       280    260    250    290 |   300 |  280   270 |
MATANUSKA RIVER NR MATANUSKA GLACIER         |       |            |
 MAGA2              2.4    2.2    2.2    2.2 |   2.2 |   -     -  |
MATANUSKA RIVER AT MATANUSKA                 |       |            |
 MATA2              7.4    7.4    7.1    7.2 |   7.4 |   -     -  |
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---COPPER RIVER BASIN---------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    MON | 08/19 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
GAKONA RIVER AT GAKONA                       |       |            |
 GAKA2              4.7    4.9    4.7    5.0 |   5.0 |  4.8   4.7 |
GULKANA RIVER AT SOURDOUGH                   |       |            |
 GRSA2              6.2    6.2    6.2    6.6 |   7.1 |  7.1   6.8 |
GULKANA RIVER AT GULKANA                     |       |            |
 GULA2              6.1    6.1    6.2    6.4 |   7.0 |  7.3   7.0 |
TONSINA RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY                 |       |            |
 TONA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG |  9.6   9.5 |
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                                                                  |
---TANANA AND FORTYMILE RIVER BASINS------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    MON | 08/19 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
FORTYMILE RIVER                              |       |            |
 FMRA2             72.8   73.0   73.2   73.0 |  74.1 | 74.3  73.0 |
SALCHA RIVER AT HIGHWAY                      |       |            |
 SALA2              8.7    8.5    8.4    8.3 |   8.5 |  8.9   8.7 |
CHENA RIVER AT TWO RIVERS                    |       |            |
 UCHA2             16.7   16.7   16.6   16.6 |  16.8 | 16.6  16.4 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT STEESE HIGHWAY            |       |            |
 CRSA2              9.2    9.4    9.2    9.4 |   9.6 |  9.3   9.2 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT ELLIOTT HIGHWAY           |       |            |
 CHAA2              7.8    7.8    7.7    7.8 |   8.2 |  8.0   7.7 |
NENANA RIVER AT HEALY                        |       |            |
 HNRA2             10.2   10.5   10.4   10.4 |  10.4 | 10.3  10.2 |
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                                                                  |
---SOUTHEAST ALASKA-----------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    MON | 08/19 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
MENDENHALL LAKE                              |       |            |
 MNDA2              0.6    0.6    0.5    0.6 |   0.5 |  6.2   5.5 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      5600   5700   4300   7200 |  6100 | 4200  3300 |
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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 WED AUG 20.


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