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
345 PM AKDT Sun May 24 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  Sat   Sun  |  Mon   Tue    Wed | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon -1.2   2.4   2.7 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.1   2.1   2.2 |   2.2   2.1    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.3   5.4   5.6 |   5.6   5.6    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    3.1   3.6   4.0 |   4.4   4.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.6  25.6  25.8 |   STDY   -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  18.8  18.7    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.1  10.4  10.6 |  10.6  10.4    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  11.1  11.4  11.7 |  11.8  11.7    -   | 17 17.5|
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.2   5.1   5.2 |   STDY   -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.8  10.0  10.3 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        7.7   7.9   8.1 |   8.2   8.1    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            4.9   MSG   5.4 |   5.6   5.6    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    8.3   8.7   8.8 |   9.1   9.2   9.3  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake       7.3   7.7   7.8 |   7.9   8.0   8.1  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        4.4   5.5   5.8 |   5.9   5.9   6.0  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   7.2   7.3   7.5  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          6.5   6.8   7.0 |   7.0   7.1   7.1  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Ninilchik         4.9   4.9   4.9 |   4.5   4.4    -   | 10  9.6|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.1   1.1   1.2 |   1.6   1.2    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point      MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.9  10.1    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       1.4   1.8   2.0 |   STDY   -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            6.1   7.6   7.6 |   7.7   7.7    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.0   6.6   6.7 |   6.8   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.1   3.7   3.9 |   3.9   3.8    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  4.7   5.4   5.6 |   5.7   5.8    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.3   2.7   2.9 |   2.9   2.8    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.4   6.9   7.1 |   7.2   7.1    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  MSG   MSG   MSG |   5.7   5.6    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.7   6.2   6.4 |   6.2   6.2    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   7.7   8.0   8.4 |   8.7   8.6    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.2  10.9  10.9 |   STDY   -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.8  10.5  10.5 |   STDY   -     -   | 16  18 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna          MSG   MSG   MSG |  38.8  38.7    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     1.5   1.8   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.0  17.1    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.4   4.3   4.6 |   4.6   4.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.5   3.5    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.4   9.8  10.1 |   9.9   9.9    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.9   9.4   9.9 |  10.0   9.9    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    16.9  16.6  17.0 |  17.4  17.3    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.1   4.3   4.4 |   4.5   4.5    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       4.2   4.0   4.0 |   4.0   3.9    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         8.6   7.4   7.3 |   7.2   7.2    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   7.1   6.9 |   6.8   6.8    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   21.5  21.8  21.7 |  22.1  22.2    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     8.9   9.4   9.5 |   9.8  10.0    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.3   9.6    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         18.9  19.5  19.8 |  20.0  20.2    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          12.4  12.7  12.9 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar Br31.5  34.3  35.5 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.4   0.4   0.4 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  4   4 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy  MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   | 22  24 |
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  5   7 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath           8.6   7.4   7.4 |   STDY   -     -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 24.7  24.7  24.6 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -  -  |
| Crooked Creek     5.9   7.3   7.3 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        60.2  62.5  62.1 |  59.6  59.1    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.5  10.1  10.5 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Mulchatna River nr                 |                    |        |
| New Stuyahok      MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   STDY   -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   STDY   -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            15.9  12.0  12.3 |  12.2  12.0    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.7   9.9   9.8 |   9.9   9.9    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.4   5.5   5.6 |   5.4   5.6    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Mon May 25.


$$
BCJ




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