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
200 PM AKDT Thu Sep 29 2016

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  Wed   Thu  |  Fri   Sat    Sun  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  3.1   2.9   2.9 |   2.9   2.9    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       3.2   2.4   2.4 |   2.5   2.5    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.5   5.4   5.3 |   5.3   5.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.7   3.2   3.1 |   3.0   3.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     26.8  24.7  24.7 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.3  16.1    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      11.1   9.5   9.4 |   9.3   9.2    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  16.6  12.1  11.9 |  11.6  11.2    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        6.3   5.1   5.1 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  11.7   9.1   9.0 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake       11.5   7.7   7.6 |   7.4   7.3    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            7.3   MSG   5.5 |   5.5   5.4    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   11.1  10.6  10.3 |   9.9   9.5   9.2  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      11.1  11.1  11.0 |  10.8  10.6  10.4  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        8.6   8.7   8.5 |   8.3   8.1   7.9  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  10.2  10.0   9.9  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          9.4   9.4   9.2 |   9.1   8.9   8.8  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.8   5.2   5.1 |   5.0   4.9   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   2.4   1.6   1.5 |   1.5   1.4    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     13.0  11.3  11.1 |  11.0  10.9    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       1.5   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.0   6.2   6.2 |   6.0   5.9    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.2   6.0   5.9 |   5.8   5.7    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.3   3.1   3.1 |   3.0   3.0    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.5   5.4   5.3 |   5.2   5.2    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.8   2.7   2.6 |   2.5   2.5    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  7.0   6.8   6.7 |   6.6   6.6    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  6.0   5.6   5.5 |   5.4   5.4    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.9   5.3   5.2 |   5.1   5.0    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   7.9   6.9   6.6 |   6.5   6.4    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    13.6  11.8  11.6 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    12.4  11.1  11.0 |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         40.9  35.6   MSG |  35.0  34.8    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       21.0  15.2  14.6 |  14.1  13.8    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.6   2.5   2.5 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         8.6   5.4   5.1 |   4.5   4.1    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.4   8.8   8.8 |   8.7   8.6    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        8.7   8.6   8.3 |   8.1   7.8    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  15.4  15.2    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     3.9   3.5   3.5 |   3.4   3.4    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.8   2.8   2.8 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.5   6.6   6.6 |   6.5   6.5    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.2   6.1    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   25.3  24.2  24.2 |  24.0  23.9    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    10.7  10.2  10.1 |  10.0   9.9    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.5   9.1   9.0 |   8.9   8.9    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1341.2  1340.4  1340.3 | 1340.2 1340.1  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          14.7  13.5  13.6 |  STDY   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 136.7 131.3  130.6 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.8   0.6   0.7 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 21.5  19.0  18.7 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          13.5  14.9  13.6 |  13.2  12.9    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek    10.6  12.5  11.7 |  11.0  10.3    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        62.0  58.0  57.9 |  57.8  57.6    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.6   6.6   6.6 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.3  12.5  12.5 |  12.5  12.5    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.1   9.7   9.7 |   9.6   9.6    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         6.6   5.2   5.1 |   5.1   5.1    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Sep 30.


$$
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