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
400 PM AKDT Sat May 28 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  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.9   2.8   2.8 |   2.8   2.8    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.3   2.4 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.8   5.6   5.8 |   5.8   5.7    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    3.5   3.6   3.8 |   3.8   3.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.8   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.7  17.8    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      11.0  11.0  11.2 |  11.2  11.2    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  13.1   MSG  13.2 |   RSG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  13.7  13.0  13.2 |  13.7  14.1    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.3   5.2   5.2 |   STDY   -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  10.4  10.4  10.6 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.3   7.9   8.1 |   8.2   8.4    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            6.1   6.1   6.3 |   6.4   6.6    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    9.6  10.1  10.2 |  10.3  10.5  10.7  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake       8.6   9.2   9.2 |   9.4   9.5   9.6  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        6.4   7.1   7.2 |   7.4   7.6   7.7  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   8.7   8.9   9.0  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          MSG   7.9   8.0 |   8.0   8.1   8.2  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          4.9   4.7   4.7 |   4.7   4.7   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.8   1.4   1.4 |   1.4   1.3    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.4  10.9  10.9 |  10.8  10.8    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.2   1.9   2.3 |   RSG    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.7   7.8   8.7 |   8.9   8.9    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   7.2   MSG   7.4 |   7.4   7.5    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  4.2   4.0   4.2 |   4.4   4.4    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  6.4   6.2   6.5 |   6.6   6.7    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         3.8   3.2   3.4 |   3.4   3.5    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  8.2   7.3   7.5 |   7.6   7.9    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  6.3   5.7   5.8 |   5.8   5.9    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   7.1   6.6   7.1 |   7.2   7.4    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   9.4   8.3   8.9 |   9.0   9.2    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    12.1  10.9  10.8 |   STDY   -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.5  10.7  10.6 |   STDY   -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         38.2  36.9  37.6 |  38.0  38.3    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG  16.0  16.7 |  17.2  17.7    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.3   3.8   3.8 |   4.0   4.1    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         7.6   6.6   6.8 |   6.9   7.4    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.6   9.4   9.5 |   9.5   9.6    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek       10.7   9.7   9.9 |   9.9  10.0    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.8  18.0    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.0   4.0   3.9 |   3.6   3.6    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.9   2.9   2.9 |   2.9   2.9    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         7.3   6.8   6.7 |   6.6   6.6    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.3   6.2    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   -      -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   22.6  22.9  22.8 |  23.3  23.3    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     9.8  10.0  10.1 |  10.1  10.1    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.7   9.7   9.6 |   9.7   9.7    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         19.4  19.6  19.7 |  19.8  19.8    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          12.2  12.9  12.8 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar Br133.2  134.8  134.9| RSG   RSG    -   |  -   -
|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.8   0.5   0.6 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 19.4  18.6  18.7 |   STDY  STDY   -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        1.2   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          10.0   9.5   9.2 |   FLG   -      -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 26.6  26.6  26.4 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| Crooked Creek     7.8   7.6   7.1 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 15 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        63.7  60.4  61.1 |  60.7  60.8    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        9.5   9.5   9.5 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.0  12.6  12.7 |  12.7  12.8    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.8   9.7   9.7 |   9.8   9.9    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         6.0   5.5   5.6 |   5.6   5.8    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Sun May 29.


$$
BCJ




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