River Summary
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR THE TANANA RIVER BASIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
100 PM AKDT Sat Aug 29 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: THERE IS A FLOOD ADVISORY IN
EFFECT FOR THE CHENA RIVER UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue | Stg  Stg|
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|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      9.1  13.0  13.1 | 11.2   10.3    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   14.1  22.6  22.0 | 19.9   19.1    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.5  20.4  19.1 | 18.2   17.6    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.5  16.7  17.0 | 15.4   14.5  13.9  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      18.8  23.6  24.9 | 24.6   23.0  21.9  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         3.6   6.8   8.3 |  8.4    7.4   6.4  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.4  10.2   9.7 |  9.4    9.4    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   6.7   9.6   8.6 |  8.0    7.8    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg   MSG   MSG   MSG |  8.5    8.7    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG |  RSG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 20.2   19.6    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   8.3   8.4   8.2 | STDY     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.4  17.5  16.9 | 16.5   16.2    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River at                    |                    |        |
| Tetlin           33.9  32.7  33.1 |  FLG    FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        12.7  11.8  11.9 |  FLG    FLG    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        17.0  17.7  17.4 | 17.0   16.9    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        20.2  20.8  21.5 | 21.0   20.2    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    7.5   8.8   9.5 |  9.6    8.7   7.9  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg        7.9   8.1   9.3 |  9.8    9.8   9.1  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg   9.9  10.4  10.2 | 10.0     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Sun     Mon     Tue               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg         1840    1440    1310     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      5800    4300    3500     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek        10500    7400    5800    4900               |
|  Chena Lakes         7800    7600    6100    5200               |
|  Fairbanks           8800    8800    7600    6300               |
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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 Sun Aug 30.

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