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 Oct 21 2017

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   MSG   MSG |   2.6   2.6    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.5   2.4   2.4 |   2.4   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.2   5.2   5.4 |   5.6   5.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    3.5   3.4   3.4 |   3.4   3.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     24.7  24.4  24.4 |   FLG    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  15.8  15.7    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.2   8.7   8.8 |   8.8   8.7    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  11.5  10.8  10.8 |  10.7  10.6    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.1   4.9   4.8 |   FLG    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   8.8   8.3   8.3 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        7.1   6.3   6.3 |   6.4   6.5    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            MSG   4.0   MSG |   4.0   4.0    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    9.3   8.3   8.2 |   8.0   7.9   7.8  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      10.0   8.9   8.8 |   8.7   8.6   8.6  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        7.9   6.5   6.3 |   6.1   6.0   5.9  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   7.7   7.7   7.6  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          8.5   7.5   7.4 |   7.3   7.2   7.2  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.3   4.6   4.7 |   4.7   4.7   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.8   1.1   0.9 |   0.9   0.9    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.5  10.7  10.8 |  10.8  10.7    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       0.4   0.4   0.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            6.4   5.8   5.7 |   5.7   5.6    -   | MS  MS|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.1   2.7   2.8 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.9   5.2   5.4 |   5.4   5.3    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.7   2.3   2.5 |   2.4   2.3    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  7.2   6.1   6.2 |   6.2   6.2    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  6.1   5.2   5.2 |   5.2   5.2    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.2   4.2   4.1 |   4.0   3.9    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   6.3   4.6   4.3 |   4.2   4.2    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    12.2  11.4  11.4 |   I      -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.7   MSG   MSG |   I      -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna          MSG   MSG   MSG |  33.4  33.3    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   I      -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       14.3  12.7  12.2 |  11.9  11.7    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        2.3   1.7   1.8 |   1.7   1.7    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   0.6   0.5    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        8.5   7.9   8.7 |   8.2   8.2    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        7.6   6.3   5.9 |   5.7   5.4    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  12.9  12.7    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     3.4   3.0   3.0 |   3.4   3.4    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.5   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.0   5.7   5.2 |   5.8   5.8    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   5.4   5.4    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |    I     -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |  22.4  22.3    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     9.5   9.0   8.9 |   8.9   8.9    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    8.6   8.4   8.4 |   8.3   8.3    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1340.7  1339.2  1339.1 | 1339.0 1339.0  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          11.1   9.9   9.5 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 129.0 127.2  127.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.6   0.3   0.3 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 18.5  17.6  17.5 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          13.4   MSG  11.2 |  10.9  10.5    -   |  -   - |
| Lisky`s Crossing 29.3  29.2  28.4 |  27.9  27.5    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek    10.5   9.1   8.4 |   7.6   6.9    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        59.7  57.3  57.2 |  57.1  57.1    -   | 70 71.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.4   6.1   6.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             8.7   7.5   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            10.1  24.8  24.3 |  21.1  21.0    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.8  10.0  10.2 |  10.1  10.1    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.1   4.9   5.0 |   4.9   4.9    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Oct 22.


$$
JEC


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