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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1200 PM AKDT Wed Jul 27 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: Heavy rains are
expected along the northern panhandle this afternoon through early
tomorrow morning. The Taiya River is expected to crest above
moderate flood stage on Thursday morning.


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|     10 AM OBSERVED STAGES         |FORECAST STAGE FOR |         |
|                                   |10PM  4AM 10AM  4PM| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Tue   Wed  | Wed  Thu  Thu  Thu| Stg  Stg|
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|Montana Creek                      |                   |         |
| at Back Lp Brg   10.9  11.8  12.2 |12.5 12.3 12.5 13.1|15.0 15.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Jordan Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Juneau         6.7   7.7   8.0 | 8.5  8.3  8.1  8.0| 9.2  9.7|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Staney Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Klawock        7.0   7.4   7.6 | 7.5  7.4  7.3  7.3|15.0 16.5|
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|         10 AM OBSERVED STAGES     |10AM FORECAST STAGE| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Tue   Wed  |  Thu   Fri    Sat | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Situk River                        |                   |         |
| nr Yakutat       64.9  65.9  65.9 | 66.2  66.3    -   |70.5 71.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Alsek River                        |                   |         |
| abv Bates River  33.0  31.5  31.3 | 31.1  31.0    -   |31.5 32.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Tatshenshini River                 |                   |         |
| nr Dalton Post   16.3  16.3  16.2 | 16.6  16.5    -   |19.0 20.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Chilkat River                      |                   |         |
| at Klukwan      125.8 124.8 124.5 |124.7 124.3    -   |127.0 128|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taiya River                        |                   |         |
| nr Skagway       15.7  15.6  15.6 | 16.8  16.2    -   |16.0 16.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Skagway River                      |                   |         |
| at Skagway       23.3  23.2  23.3 | 24.5  24.2    -   |26.5 26.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Mendenhall Lake                    |                   |         |
| Lake Level        5.8   6.6   6.6 |  7.1   6.9    -   | 8.0  9.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taku River                         |                   |         |
| nr Juneau        36.5  36.1  35.6 | 36.4  38.0    -   |41.7 43.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Stikine River                      |                   |         |
| at Telegraph Cr   8.2   8.3   7.9 |  7.8   7.6    -   |20.0 23.0|
| nr Wrangell      19.8  17.7  17.1 | 17.0  17.1    -   |25.0 27.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Iskut River                        |                   |         |
| blw Johnson R     9.7   7.9   7.4 |  7.4   7.3    -   |14.0 17.0|
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|OTHER RIVER AND LAKE 10 AM OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST WEEK    |
|                                                                 |
|                                                       | B-F  FLD|
|Location             Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Auke Lake                                              |         |
| nr Auke Bay        29.9 30.0 30.5 31.1 31.5 31.5 31.6 |  -   -  |
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|OTHER SMALL RIVERS       OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST TWO DAYS  |
|                                                                 |
|                             YESTERDAY         Today   | B-F  FLD|
|                         4AM 10AM  4PM 10PM  4AM 10AM  | Stg  Stg|
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|Fish Creek                                             |         |
| nr Ketchikan            1.6  1.6  1.6  1.5  1.5  1.5  | 4.0  4.5|
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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 convering these
areas refer to product ACRHMDACR. The next river forecast will be
issued at 1200 PM Thu Jul 28.

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