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 Wed Aug 31 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  Tue   Wed  |  Thu   Fri    Sat | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      8.4   8.5   8.4 |  8.2    8.1    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   15.3  14.4  14.2 | 14.0   13.8    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.8  16.7  16.6 | 16.5   16.4    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.9  12.6  12.6 | 12.5   12.4  12.3  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      19.9  19.4  19.2 | 19.0   18.8  18.6  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         5.1   4.1   3.9 |  3.7    3.6   3.4  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    9.0   8.8   8.7 |  8.7    8.6    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.4   7.2   7.2 |  7.1    7.0    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   8.5   9.1   8.8 |  8.7    8.6    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  FLG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 20.5   19.7    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.8   8.5   8.4 |  FLG     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.1  15.3  15.3 | 15.2   15.1    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           34.1  34.8  34.3 | 33.7   33.1    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        13.1   MSG   MSG | 13.0   12.2    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        18.2  18.3  17.6 | 17.1   16.5    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        21.1  21.8  21.4 | 21.0   20.6    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    9.0   9.3   8.9 |  8.5    8.1   7.8  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        9.9  10.4  10.2 |  9.9    9.6   9.3  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  11.5  10.8  10.7 | 10.5     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Thu     Fri     Sat               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          540     520     490     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      2000    1900    1800     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         2900    2800    2600    2500               |
|  Chena Lakes         2900    2800    2700    2500               |
|  Fairbanks           3700    3500    3400    3200               |
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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 Thu Sep 01.

$$
ehm



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