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 Aug 28 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: THERE IS A FLOOD ADVISORY IN
EFFECT UNTIL 2PM SATURDAY FOR THE CHENA RIVER


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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      9.3  10.0  13.0 | 12.4   10.6    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   14.4  20.1  22.6 | 22.3   17.3    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.8  18.9  20.4 | 18.9   18.0    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.7  14.5  16.7 | 15.9   14.3  13.4  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      19.0  20.6  23.6 | 25.1   23.3  21.3  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         3.5   4.6   6.8 |  8.3    7.8   6.0  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.5  10.3  10.2 |  9.6    9.4    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   6.8   8.5   9.6 |  9.1    8.8    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   MSG   MSG   MSG |  8.3    8.5    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  RSG   STDY    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 20.2   20.2    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.2   9.2   8.4 | STDY     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.5  16.8  17.5 | 16.5   16.0    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River at                    |                    |        |
| Tetlin           34.0  32.6  32.7 |  RSG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        12.7  11.8  11.8 |  RSG    FLG    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        17.0  17.1  17.7 | 17.6   17.0    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        20.3  20.3  20.8 | 21.5   20.9    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    7.7   8.1   8.8 |  9.6    9.6   8.6  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        7.7   8.1   8.1 |  8.7    9.1   9.1  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg   9.9  11.0  10.7 | 10.3     -     -   | 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         1980    1910    1020     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      8600    5500    4000     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         9900    8400    5500    4000               |
|  Chena Lakes         6600    8000    6400    4700               |
|  Fairbanks           6800    8700    8100    6000               |
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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 Aug 29.

$$
CVB


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