River Summary
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
000
SRAK49 PAFG 272110
RVAAFG
AKZ221>226--

RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR THE TANANA RIVER BASIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
100 PM AKDT Tue Sep 27 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: None


-------------------------------------------------------------------
|              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      7.9   7.6   7.6 |  7.5    7.5    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   14.2  13.8  13.7 | 13.6   13.6    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.6  16.5  16.5 | 16.6   16.5    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.5  12.4  12.3 | 12.4   12.3  12.3  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      18.9  18.7  18.6 | 18.7   18.7  18.5  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         3.6   3.3   3.1 |  3.1    3.1   3.1  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.7   8.6   8.6 |  8.6    8.6    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.0   7.0   6.9 |  6.9    6.9    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   6.6   6.2   6.2 |  6.2    6.1    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  FLG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 14.6   14.4    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   7.8   7.6   7.7 | STDY     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.0  14.9  14.9 | 14.8   14.7    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           31.0  30.4  30.2 | 30.2   30.1    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross         MSG  10.4  10.2 | 10.2   10.1    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        15.2  14.7  14.5 | 14.4   14.2    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        19.1  18.5  18.4 | 18.2   18.0    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    6.6   6.1   5.9 |  5.7    5.5   5.3  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        7.6   MSG   MSG |  6.6    6.3   6.1  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  10.5  10.6  10.7 | 10.5     -     -   | 14 16.0|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Wed     Thu     Fri               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg          470     470     460     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      1600    1700    1600     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek         2500    2500    2400    2500               |
|  Chena Lakes         2500    2600    2600    2500               |
|  Fairbanks           3000    3000    3000    3000               |
-------------------------------------------------------------------

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 Sep 28.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.