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
315 PM AKDT Sat Jul 30 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: The Susitna and
MaClaren Rivers are both at or near bankfull levels with an
additional rise in water levels possible tonight through tomorrow.
Water levles are expected to remain below minor flood stage.



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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  2.6   2.6   2.6 |   2.6   2.6    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.1   4.9   4.9 |   5.0   4.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.6   4.4   4.3 |   4.3   4.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.9  25.8  25.6 |   STDY   -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  18.8  18.6    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.5  10.1   9.9 |   9.9   9.9    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  15.3  14.5   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.5  13.9  13.6 |  13.5  13.6    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.7   4.6   4.6 |   STDY   -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  10.2   9.8   9.5 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.8   9.6   9.1 |   8.9   8.8    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            7.4   7.2   7.1 |   6.9   6.8    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   12.0  11.8  11.6 |  11.6  11.4  11.3  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      12.3  12.4  12.3 |  12.3  12.3  12.2  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys       10.4  10.4  10.4 |  10.3  10.2  10.2  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.7  11.6  11.6  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna         10.2  10.2  10.3 |  10.3  10.2  10.1  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          4.5   4.7   4.6 |   4.6   4.6   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   0.8   0.9   1.2 |   1.0   0.9    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.4  10.8  10.5 |  10.5  10.4    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.9   3.0   3.0 |   STDY   -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            8.2   8.4   8.1 |   7.9   7.9    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   MSG   6.1   6.2 |   6.1   6.0    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.3   3.2   3.2 |   3.1   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.3   5.4   5.2 |   5.1   5.0    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.4   2.6   2.4 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.4   6.8   6.4 |   6.2   6.2    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.0   5.1   5.1 |   5.1   5.1    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   7.2   7.0   6.7 |   6.5   6.4    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   9.5   9.2   9.2 |   8.9   8.8    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.2  10.4   MSG |   STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.2  10.2   MSG |   STDY   -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna          MSG   MSG  36.4 |  36.5  36.8    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       15.9  15.9  15.6 |  15.9  16.8    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.2   4.7   5.3 |   5.7   5.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         7.7   7.8  10.1 |  11.7  11.9    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.6  10.9  11.6 |  11.8  11.3    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek       10.8  10.2  10.6 |  11.3  11.5    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    18.6  18.1  18.0 |  19.0  19.4    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.5   5.3   5.7 |   5.6   5.7    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.5   2.7   2.7 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.5   7.2   7.1 |   7.1   7.0    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.7   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   27.8  28.7  28.6 |  28.4  27.9    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     MSG  16.1  16.1 |  11.6  11.4    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   10.1   9.5   9.5 |   9.6   9.5    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         21.0  21.7  21.5 |  21.4  21.4    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.6  17.4  17.1 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 145.4 143.0  142.6 |   FLG   STDY   -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           MSG   1.4   1.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 19.2  20.7  20.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          14.1  14.1  14.0 |  13.9  14.1    -   |  -   - |
| Lisky`s Crossing 29.4  30.0  29.8 |  29.7  29.9    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     7.0   7.2   7.0 |   6.9   6.9    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        58.8  58.5  58.6 |  58.3  58.3    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.4   5.9   5.8 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.5  13.1  12.9 |  12.9  12.9    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.2  10.1  10.1 |  10.1  10.1    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.7   5.3   5.3 |   5.3   5.3    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Jul 31.


$$
bcj




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