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
300 PM AKDT Fri Sep 30 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  3.2   2.9   2.9 |   2.9   2.8    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.6   2.4   2.4 |   2.5   2.5    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.7   5.3   5.3 |   5.3   5.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.1   3.1   3.1 |   3.0   3.0    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.8  24.7  24.6 |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.1  16.0    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.5   9.4   9.3 |   9.2   9.2    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  14.5  11.9  11.8 |  11.4  11.2    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.7   5.1   5.0 |  STDY    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road  10.8   9.0   8.9 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.4   7.6   7.5 |   7.4   7.3    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            7.7   5.5   5.4 |   5.3   5.2    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   11.6  10.3  10.0 |   9.6   9.3   9.1  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      11.2  11.0  10.8 |  10.6  10.4  10.2  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        8.9   8.5   8.3 |   8.1   7.9   7.8  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  10.1   9.9   9.7  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          9.6   9.2   9.1 |   8.9   8.8   8.7  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Soldotna          6.3   5.1   5.0 |   4.9   4.9   9.6  | 11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   3.2   1.5   1.5 |   1.4   1.4    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     12.9  11.1  11.1 |  11.0  11.2    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       1.3   MSG   MSG |   FLG    -     -   |  -   - |
| Palmer            7.1   6.2   6.1 |   6.0   5.9    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.1   5.9   5.8 |   5.7   5.7    -   |  9 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.4   3.1   3.0 |   3.0   3.0    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.9   5.3   5.2 |   5.1   5.1    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         3.1   2.6   2.5 |   2.5   2.5    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  7.7   6.7   6.6 |   6.6   6.6    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.8   5.5   5.4 |   5.4   5.4    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.8   5.2   5.1 |   5.0   5.0    -   | 10 12.5|
| At railroad brg   8.5   6.6   6.3 |   6.2   6.2    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    14.6  11.6  11.4 |   FLG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    13.2  11.0  10.9 |   FLG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         40.9   MSG  35.0 |  34.8  34.7    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       21.4  14.6  14.3 |  13.9  13.6    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.4   2.5   2.4 |   2.3   2.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         8.0   5.1   4.8 |   4.3   3.9    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        9.5   8.8   8.6 |   8.6   8.5    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek        9.3   8.3   8.2 |   7.9   7.7    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  15.2  15.0    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.4   3.5   3.4 |   3.4   3.3    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.8   2.8   2.8 |   2.8   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.7   6.6   6.5 |   6.5   6.4    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.2   6.2    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   25.3  24.6  24.3 |  24.2  24.0    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    10.8  10.1  10.0 |   9.9   9.8    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.6   9.0   8.9 |   8.9   8.8    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1341.0  1340.2  1340.1 | 1340.1 1340.0  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          14.6  13.6  13.3 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -   - |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG  STDY    -   |  -   - |
| Million Dollar 137.8 130.6  131.2 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           2.0   0.7   0.6 |  STDY  STDY    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 21.5  18.7  18.4 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          14.0  13.6  12.2 |  10.8   9.6    -   |  -   - |
| Crooked Creek    11.2  11.7  10.9 |  10.1   9.4    -   |  -   - |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        60.2  57.9  57.8 |  57.6  59.1    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        6.7   6.6   6.5 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            13.1  12.5  12.6 |  12.6  12.8    -   |  -   - |
| Middle Fork      10.0   9.7   9.6 |   9.6   9.9    -   |  -   - |
| Tidewater         5.9   5.1   5.1 |   5.0   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 Oct 01.


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