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 Fri May 27 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  Thu   Fri  |  Sat   Sun    Mon | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      7.2   7.2   7.2 |  7.6    7.7    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   11.6  11.8  12.2 | 11.9   11.7    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   15.4  15.6  16.2 | 16.0   15.9    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      11.1  11.2  11.6 | 11.8   11.5  11.4  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      16.3  16.3  16.4 | 17.4   17.1  16.8  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         1.3   1.2   1.2 |  1.7    2.0   1.6  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.2   8.5   8.6 |  8.6    8.4    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   6.5   6.7   7.0 |  6.9    6.8    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   MSG   MSG   MSG |  9.0    8.8    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY   STDY   -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 15.6   15.6    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.0   8.0   8.0 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.4  15.2  15.3 | 15.4   15.3    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River at                    |                    |        |
| Tetlin           31.5  31.4  31.2 |  FLG    STDY   -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        10.6  10.6  10.5 |  FLG    FLG    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        15.4  15.9  15.8 | 15.9   16.0    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        17.8  18.3  18.1 | 18.1   18.1    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    5.3   5.6   5.5 |  5.3    5.3   5.2  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        5.7   6.0   6.0 |  5.6    5.4   5.4  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  10.3  10.2  10.0 | 10.0     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Sat     Sun     Mon               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          270     230     210     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      1500    1300    1100     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         1700    1800    1500    1400               |
|  Chena Lakes         1300    1800    1700    1500               |
|  Fairbanks           1500    1900    2100    1800               |
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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 Sat May 28.

$$
BCJ



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