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 Fri May 06 2016

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  Thu   Fri  |  Sat   Sun    Mon  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  MSG   MSG   MSG |   2.8   2.9    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.3   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         4.9   4.8   4.8 |   4.8   4.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    MSG   3.3   MSG |   3.0   2.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road      MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.6  17.5    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.0   9.6   9.6 |   9.9  10.1    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  11.5  11.1  11.1 |  11.1  10.9    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.3   5.2   5.2 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.5   9.3   9.2 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        7.1   6.9   6.9 |   6.9   7.0    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            MSG   4.6   4.5 |   4.5   4.9    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    8.2   8.3   8.3 |   8.2   8.4   8.5  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake       7.7   7.9   7.9 |   7.9   8.0   8.0  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        4.7   4.9   4.9 |   5.0   5.1   5.1  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   7.0   7.0   7.1  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          6.6   6.7   6.7 |   6.7   6.7   6.7  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          5.4   5.1   5.0 |   5.1   5.2   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   2.4   2.2   2.0 |   2.1   2.1    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.8  11.6  11.4 |  11.6  11.6    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.4   2.0   1.9 |  STDY    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            5.6   5.3   5.3 |   5.3   5.4    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   5.3   5.3   5.4 |   5.6   5.6    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  2.4   2.5   2.5 |   2.6   2.6    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  4.5   4.5   4.5 |   4.6   4.6    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.0   2.0   2.0 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.1   6.0   6.0 |   6.6   6.7    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.5   5.4   5.4 |   5.6   5.5    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   4.3   4.3   4.3 |   4.3   4.5    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   MSG   5.2   5.3 |   5.4   5.7    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.9  11.4  11.2 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.5  11.1  11.0 |  STDY    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         35.4  35.2  35.2 |  35.3  35.6    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     1.0   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       13.8  13.7  13.5 |  13.6  14.1    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.6   1.1   1.1 |   1.7   2.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         3.1   3.8   3.1 |   3.3   3.6    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.5   8.5   8.6 |   8.7   8.7    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        8.3   7.7   7.6 |   7.5   7.6    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  14.5  14.6    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.3   2.5   2.5 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.9   6.7   6.6 |   6.6   6.6    -   | 10 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   21.7  21.5  21.4 |  21.5  21.5    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     7.6   7.7   7.7 |   7.7   7.7    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.6   9.5   9.7 |   9.6   9.6    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         17.6  17.9  17.8 |  17.9   MSG    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          10.5  10.0   9.8 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar Br128.2  127.6  127.5 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -   -
|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.6   0.6   0.6 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 18.6  18.6  18.8 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          11.8  10.8  10.5 |  STDY    -     -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 30.3  28.8  28.6 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  -  -  |
| Crooked Creek     9.5   7.9   7.8 |  STDY  STDY    -   | 15 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        58.3  58.0  57.9 |  57.8  58.0    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.3   7.0   7.1 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY  STDY    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            12.2  12.1  12.2 |  12.3  12.3    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork       9.3   9.3   9.3 |   9.5   9.4    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.3   5.2   5.2 |   5.4   5.5    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 concerning these
areas refer to product ACRHMDACR. The next river forecast will be
issued at 4 pm Sat May 07.


$$
issued at 4 pm Sat May 07.
issued at 4 pm Sat May 07.



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