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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKDT TUE AUG 19 2014

SITES EXPECTED TO BE NEAR OR ABOVE FLOOD STAGE: THE KENAI RIVER
BELOW SKILAK LAKE CRESTED MONDAY AND WILL FALL SLOWLY OVER THE NEXT
SEVERAL DAYS.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|LOCATION        LST WK - YDA -TODAY|  WED   THU    FRI  | STG STG|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|ANCHORAGE AREA                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|CAMPBELL CREEK AT                  |                    |        |
| S FORK IN CANYON  2.3   2.3   2.3 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  4   4 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|CHESTER CREEK AT                   |                    |        |
| ARCTIC BLVD       2.2   2.2   1.9 |   2.2   2.2    -   |  4   4 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SHIP CREEK ABOVE                   |                    |        |
| GLENN HWY         5.1   5.1   5.0 |   5.0   5.0    -   |  6   6 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|EAGLE RIVER AT                     |                    |        |
| GLENN HWY BRDG    4.9   4.5   4.5 |   4.4   4.4    -   |  6   6 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|GLACIER CREEK ABOVE                |                    |        |
| ALYESKA ROAD     26.0  26.1  26.0 |   FLG    -     -   | 28  30 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|TWENTYMILE RIVER NEAR              |                    |        |
| SEWARD HWY        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   | 24  26 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|KENAI PENINSULA                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SIXMILE CREEK NR                   |                    |        |
| HOPE CANYON       9.7   9.6   9.5 |   9.3   9.2    -   | 13  14 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|EXIT GLACIER STREAM NEAR           |                    |        |
| VISITORS CENTER  15.1  14.8   MSG |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|RESURRECTION RIVER AT              |                    |        |
| EXIT GLACIER RD  14.4  13.7  13.2 |  12.3  11.7    -   | 17  18 |
| SEWARD HWY        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|GROUSE CREEK ABOVE                 |                    |        |
| SEWARD HWY        4.7   5.0   4.9 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SALMON CREEK AT                    |                    |        |
| SALMON CRK ROAD  10.5  10.5  10.2 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SNOW RIVER ABOVE                   |                    |        |
| KENAI LAKE       10.4   9.4   9.2 |   8.7   8.4    -   | 12  16 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|TRAIL RIVER NR                     |                    |        |
| LAWING            7.8   7.3   6.9 |   6.5   6.2    -   |  9  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|KENAI RIVER AT                     |                    |        |
| COOPER LANDING   12.0  12.2  11.8 |  11.5  11.1  10.6  | 12  13 |
| SKILAK LAKE      12.3  13.9  13.7 |  13.4  13.0  12.5  | 13  13 |
| KENAI KEYS       10.3   MSG   MSG |  11.3  10.9  10.5  | 11  11 |
| BELOW KILLEY      MSG   MSG   MSG |  12.3  12.0  11.7  | 12  13 |
| SOLDOTNA         10.1  11.2  11.1 |  10.8  10.5  10.2  | 12  12 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|NINILCHIK RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| NINILCHIK         MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.2   3.2    -   | 10  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|ANCHOR RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| SOUTH FK NR HWY   0.6   0.9   0.7 |   0.7   0.7    -   |  8   8 |
| ANCHOR POINT      MSG   MSG   MSG |   9.6   9.5    -   | 14  16 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEY       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MATANUSKA RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| MAT GLACIER       2.5   2.2   2.2 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
| PALMER            7.8   7.2   7.4 |   7.3   7.3    -   |  9  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|LITTLE SUSITNA RIVER               |                    |        |
| AT HAT PASS BRG   6.0   6.0   6.1 |   6.0   5.9    -   |  9  10 |
| BLW HAT PASS BRG  3.2   3.3   3.3 |   3.2   3.2    -   |  6   6 |
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY  5.0   5.1   5.2 |   5.1   5.0    -   |  9  11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|WILLOW CREEK                       |                    |        |
| NR CANYON         2.2   2.1   2.1 |   2.1   2.1    -   |  5   6 |
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY  6.2   6.2   6.2 |   6.2   6.2    -   | 10  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MONTANA CREEK                      |                    |        |
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY  5.0   5.1   5.1 |   4.9   4.9    -   |  7   7 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|TALKEETNA RIVER                    |                    |        |
| BLW CLEAR CREEK   6.0   5.6   5.8 |   6.0   6.1    -   | 10  12 |
| AT RAILROAD BRG   8.1   7.8   8.1 |   8.0   8.0    -   | 10  12 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MOOSE CREEK AT                     |                    |        |
| OIL WELL ROAD    10.8  11.8  11.6 |   FLG    -     -   | 13  16 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|KROTO CREEK AT                     |                    |        |
| OIL WELL ROAD    10.3  10.9  10.9 |  STDY    -     -   | 16  18 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SKWENTNA RIVER AT                  |                    |        |
| SKWENTNA         37.9  39.6  38.4 |  37.8  37.4    -   | 41  42 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|LAKE CREEK AT                      |                    |        |
| CHELATNA LAKE     2.2   2.5   2.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  3   3 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|YENTNA RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| LAKE CREEK        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.0  16.6    -   | 20  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MACLAREN RIVER AT                  |                    |        |
| DENALI HWY        MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.2   3.1    -   |  6   6 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|CHULITNA RIVER NR                  |                    |        |
| TALKEETNA         8.1   8.0   7.6 |   6.9   6.7    -   | 13  19 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SUSITNA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| DENALI HWY       10.4  10.4  10.2 |  10.1  10.0    -   | 12  12 |
| GOLD CREEK        9.4  10.2  10.3 |  10.1   9.8    -   | 12  14 |
| PARKS HIGHWAY    17.1  17.2  17.5 |  17.3  17.0    -   | 22  24 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|COPPER RIVER BASIN                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|GAKONA RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| GLENN HIGHWAY     4.7   5.0   5.0 |   4.8   4.7    -   |  6  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|GULKANA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| PAXSON LAKE       2.7   2.7   2.7 |   2.7   2.7    -   |  -   4 |
| SOURDOUGH         6.2   6.6   7.1 |   7.1   6.8    -   | 10  11 |
| RICHARDSON HWY    6.2   6.4   7.0 |   7.3   7.0    -   |  9  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|LITTLE NELCHINA AT                 |                    |        |
| GLENN HWY         6.4   6.4   6.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  9  10 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|TAZLINA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| RICHARDSON HWY   26.5  26.7   MSG |  26.6   MSG    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|KLUTINA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| COPPER CENTER    10.8  11.1  11.1 |  11.1  11.0    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|TONSINA RIVER AT                   |                    |        |
| RICHARDSON HWY    8.9   MSG   MSG |   9.6   9.5    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|KENNICOTT RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| MCCARTHY         20.2  20.3  20.4 |  20.3  20.1    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|COPPER RIVER AT                    |                    |        |
| CHITINA           MSG  15.2   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| O`BRIEN CREEK    17.1  17.3  17.8 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| MILLION DOLLAR BR42.3  43.2  43.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|EYAK LAKE NR                       |                    |        |
| CORDOVA           MSG   2.8   2.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  4   4 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|EYAK RIVER AT                      |                    |        |
| COPPER RIVER HWY 18.7  21.2  20.3 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| EYAK RIVER        MSG   4.6   3.7 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5   7 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|SOUTHWEST ALASKA                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|KUSKOKWIM RIVER AT                 |                    |        |
| MCGRATH           MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
| CROOKED CREEK     6.6   6.2   6.3 |   RSG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|ILIAMNA RIVER NR                   |                    |        |
| PEDRO BAY        57.8  62.6  60.2 |  59.0  58.3    -   | 70  72 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|NUYAKUK RIVER NEAR                 |                    |        |
| DILLINGHAM        5.7   6.8   6.8 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  12 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|MULCHATNA RIVER NR                 |                    |        |
| NEW STUYAHOK     11.6  12.2  12.3 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|NUSHAGAK RIVER AT                  |                    |        |
| EKWOK             MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  16 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|BRADLEY RIVER BASIN                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|BRADLEY RIVER                      |                    |        |
| UPPER            13.3  12.5  11.9 |  12.0  12.1    -   |  -  -  |
| MIDDLE FORK       9.9  10.1  10.0 |   9.9   9.8    -   |  -  -  |
| TIDEWATER         5.4   5.5   5.5 |   5.5   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 WED AUG 20.


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