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 Thu Aug 25 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: The Yentna River
remains in minor flood stage.

Over 3 inches of rain has fallen over Cordova and the North Gulf Coast.
Wet conditions, but no flooding is expected.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Wed   Thu  |  Fri   Sat    Sun  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.7   3.0   3.0 |   3.2   3.0    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.6   2.8 |   2.4   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         4.9   5.2   5.4 |   5.6   5.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.1   5.0   5.4 |   5.6   5.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.6  26.1  26.8 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  20.5  19.5    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.8   9.7  10.1 |  10.3   9.9    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  14.7  15.5  15.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.9  16.4  16.4 |  15.4  14.9    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.8   5.0   5.1 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.8  10.7  10.7 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.2   9.5   9.8 |  10.0   9.5    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            7.0   6.7   6.9 |   7.2   7.0    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   11.7  11.1  11.2 |  11.4  11.4  11.3  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      12.4  11.8  11.9 |  12.0  12.0  11.9  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys       10.4   MSG  10.1 |  10.2  10.1   9.9  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.8  11.6  11.5  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna         10.3   9.9   9.9 |  10.2  10.2  10.0  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.0   5.1   5.2 |   5.3   4.9   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.2   1.4   1.3 |   2.0   1.5    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.1  11.1  11.3 |  11.4  10.7    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.4   2.1   2.5 |   RSG    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.7   7.4   8.0 |   8.9   8.8    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.2   6.6   6.6 |   6.6   6.5    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.2   3.6   3.7 |   3.8   3.6    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.2   5.8   5.7 |   6.4   5.9    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.4   3.0   3.0 |   3.0   2.7    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.4   7.4   7.1 |   7.5   6.8    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.5   5.9   5.9 |   6.0   5.8    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.7   6.8   6.9 |   8.1   7.5    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.9   9.5   9.9 |  10.8  10.3    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.1  14.1  13.6 |   RSG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.6  12.5  12.1 |   RSG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         37.2  38.0  39.0 |  39.1  38.8    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       16.5  20.2  21.3 |  21.5  21.4    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.1   4.6   4.4 |   4.7   4.6    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         8.1  11.6  14.7 |  17.3  16.3    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.3  10.6  10.6 |  10.6  10.7    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek       10.1  10.4  10.5 |  10.6  10.9    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  21.2  21.2    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.8   4.9   4.9 |   5.0   5.2    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.8   2.7   2.7 |   2.9   2.9    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.6   6.4   6.4 |   6.3   6.4    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.1   6.1    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   27.8  27.0  27.1 |  27.2  27.6    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    15.7  15.5  15.7 |  12.0  12.4    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.6   9.5   9.6 |  10.3  10.5    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1342.7  1342.1  1342.9 | 1343.2 1343.8  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.7  16.2  16.5 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 141.4 140.6  141.5 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.4   2.5   2.6 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 20.8  22.2  22.5 |   RSG   RSG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   4.3   4.8 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          13.8  14.4  14.4 |  14.9  15.9    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     9.2   9.2   9.7 |  10.0  10.3    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        58.8  61.3  61.2 |  60.1  59.0    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.4  14.1  13.6 |  13.6  13.6    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.1  10.1  10.1 |  10.1  10.0    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.3   5.3   5.4 |   5.3   5.2    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Fri Aug 26.


$$
CVB



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