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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1215 PM AKDT Sat May 23 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: High water expected
on the Tatshenshini, Chilkat, Taiya and Stikine Rivers from snowmelt
due to warm temperatures. No flooding is expected at this time.


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|     10 AM OBSERVED STAGES         |FORECAST STAGE FOR |         |
|                                   |10PM  4AM 10AM  4PM| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Fri   Sat  | Sat  Sun  Sun  Sun| Stg  Stg|
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|Montana Creek                      |                   |         |
| at Back Lp Brg   11.3  11.4  11.4 |11.4 11.4 11.4 11.4|15.0 15.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Jordan Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Juneau         7.2   7.1   7.0 | 6.9  6.9  6.9  6.9| 9.2  9.7|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Staney Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Klawock        7.1   7.0   7.0 | 7.0  7.0  7.0  7.0|15.0 16.5|
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|         10 AM OBSERVED STAGES     |10AM FORECAST STAGE| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Situk River                        |                   |         |
| nr Yakutat       65.4  65.3  65.3 | 65.2  65.2    -   |70.5 71.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Alsek River                        |                   |         |
| abv Bates River  25.3  27.0  27.3 | 27.6  27.8    -   |31.5 32.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Tatshenshini River                 |                   |         |
| nr Dalton Post   16.7  17.6  18.0 | 18.0  18.0    -   |19.0 20.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Chilkat River                      |                   |         |
| at Klukwan      123.9 125.7 126.4 |126.4 126.4    -   |127.0 128|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taiya River                        |                   |         |
| nr Skagway       14.6  15.3  15.7 | 15.7  15.7    -   |16.0 16.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Skagway River                      |                   |         |
| at Skagway        MSG  24.0   MSG | 24.3  24.5    -   |26.5 26.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Mendenhall Lake                    |                   |         |
| Lake Level        3.9   4.4   4.7 |  4.7   4.8    -   | 8.0  9.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taku River                         |                   |         |
| nr Juneau        37.0  38.5  38.8 | 38.7  38.8    -   |41.7 43.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Stikine River                      |                   |         |
| at Telegraph Cr  16.5  18.1  18.0 | 18.7  19.6    -   |20.0 23.0|
| nr Wrangell      19.2  21.4  22.1 | 22.7  23.5    -   |25.0 27.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Iskut River                        |                   |         |
| blw Johnson R     MSG   9.5  10.0 | 11.6  11.2    -   |14.0 17.0|
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|OTHER RIVER AND LAKE 10 AM OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST WEEK    |
|                                                                 |
|                                                       | B-F  FLD|
|Location             Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat | Stg  Stg|
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|Auke Lake                                              |         |
| nr Auke Bay         MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG  MSG |  -   -  |
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|OTHER SMALL RIVERS       OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST TWO DAYS  |
|                                                                 |
|                             YESTERDAY         Today   | B-F  FLD|
|                         4AM 10AM  4PM 10PM  4AM 10AM  | Stg  Stg|
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|Fish Creek                                             |         |
| nr Wrangell             1.3  1.3  1.3  1.3  1.3  1.3  | 4.0  4.5|
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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 convering these
areas refer to product ACRHMDACR. The next river forecast will be
issued at 1200 PM Sun May 24.

$$
bcj



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