River Summary
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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKDT Thu Jul 28 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  Wed   Thu  |  Fri   Sat    Sun  |Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  2.5   2.7   2.7 |   2.7   2.7    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.5   2.4 |   2.4   2.4    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.0   5.1   5.0 |   4.9   4.9    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.6   4.6   4.6 |   4.5   4.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     26.0  25.9  25.9 |   STDY   -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  20.1  19.6    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.6  10.2  10.2 |  10.1  10.0    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center  15.1   MSG  14.6 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.4  14.2  14.2 |  14.2  14.1    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.5   4.6   4.6 |   STDY   -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  10.1   9.9  10.1 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.7   9.8  10.0 |   9.8   9.4    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            MSG   7.2   7.3 |   7.3   7.3    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   12.1  11.8  11.8 |  11.8  11.7  11.6  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      12.1  12.3  12.5 |  12.3  12.2  12.0  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys       10.1  10.4  10.4 |  10.4  10.3  10.3  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.7  11.6  11.6  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna         10.1  10.2  10.2 |  10.2  10.1  10.1  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          4.4   4.9   4.8 |   4.7   4.7   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   0.8   1.1   1.0 |   0.9   1.0    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     10.3  10.6  10.6 |  10.6  10.5    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       3.4   3.0   2.9 |   FLG    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            8.8   8.3   8.4 |   8.1   8.1    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.1   6.2   6.2 |   6.3   6.3    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.1   3.3   3.2 |   3.2   3.3    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.0   5.4   5.2 |   5.1   5.3    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.1   2.4   2.4 |   2.5   2.4    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.0   6.5   6.4 |   6.5   6.5    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  4.8   5.2   5.2 |   5.2   5.2    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   6.0   7.4   7.2 |   6.7   6.8    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.4   9.6   9.3 |   8.9   8.9    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.1   MSG  10.4 |   STDY   -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    10.1   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         38.0  36.4  36.5 |  36.4  36.4    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG  15.7  15.8 |  15.7  16.0    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.2   4.3   4.1 |   3.9   4.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         7.8   7.2   7.7 |   7.1   7.3    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.6  10.7  10.6 |  10.6  10.8    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.6  10.4  10.2 |   9.9   9.9    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    17.6  18.5  18.5 |  17.9  17.8    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.0   5.6   5.4 |   5.3   5.2    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.4   2.7   2.7 |   2.7   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         5.9   7.9   7.5 |   7.2   7.1    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.8   6.7    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   28.0  29.2  28.9 |  28.7  28.5    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     MSG  16.1  16.0 |  11.9  11.8    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   10.2   9.9   9.8 |   9.8   9.7    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy         21.8  24.0  22.0 |  21.5  21.0    -   | 25 28.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.6  17.4  17.3 |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY   -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 147.0 143.7  143.8 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           0.6   1.6   1.6 |   STDY  FLG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 18.9  21.1  21.1 |   STDY  FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   3.2   3.3 |   STDY  FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          12.9  14.4  14.2 |  13.9  13.6    -   |  -   - |
| Lisky`s Crossing 29.3  30.1  30.1 |  29.8  29.4    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek     7.1   7.4   7.3 |   7.1   6.8    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        59.6  58.9  58.4 |  58.0  57.7    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.5   6.0   6.0 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.3  13.2  13.1 |  13.1  13.0    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.2  10.1  10.1 |  10.1  10.1    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.5   5.4   5.4 |   5.4   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 Fri Jul 29.


$$
bcj



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