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 Tue May 24 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  Mon   Tue  |  Wed   Thu    Fri | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      8.5   7.4   7.5 |  7.6    7.6    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   11.9  11.6  11.7 | 11.7   11.9    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   15.9  15.6  15.6 | 15.7   15.7    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      11.6  11.1  11.2 | 11.2   11.2  11.6  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      17.1  16.2  16.2 | 16.3   16.3  16.7  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         1.9   1.1   1.1 |  1.2    1.2   1.3  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.5   8.3   8.4 |  8.4    8.9    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   6.9   6.7   6.7 |  6.6    6.9    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   MSG   MSG   MSG |  9.5    9.4    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | STDY    RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 16.2   16.4    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.2   8.1   8.1 | STDY     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     17.2  15.8  15.7 | 15.5   15.5    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River at                    |                    |        |
| Tetlin           30.2  31.4  31.6 | STDY   STDY    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross         9.8  10.5  10.6 | STDY   STDY    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        16.0  16.5  16.4 | 16.2   16.0    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        17.7  18.1  18.4 | 18.5   18.4    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    5.4   5.4   5.8 |  5.8    5.8   5.8  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        5.0   MSG   5.6 |  5.8    5.8   5.9  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  10.9  10.6  10.4 | 10.3     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Wed     Thu     Fri               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          210     200     240     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge       900    1000     900     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         1200    1200    1200    1600               |
|  Chena Lakes         1200    1200    1200    1400               |
|  Fairbanks           1500    1600    1500    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 Wed May 25.

$$
CVB



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