River Summary
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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKDT Tue Aug 23 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: A flood advisory
has been issued for the Yentna River.


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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  2.7   2.7   3.0 |   3.0   2.9    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.4   2.5   3.0 |   2.4   2.5    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.1   4.9   5.2 |   5.4   5.3    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    4.2   4.4   4.8 |   4.6   4.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road     25.7  25.8  26.1 |   FLG    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  20.7  20.5    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon       9.9   9.5   9.8 |   9.8   9.9    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG  14.7  15.3 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  13.9  15.3  16.1 |  15.3  15.4    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        4.8   4.8   5.0 |   FLG    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   9.8   9.9  10.4 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        9.4   8.9   9.5 |   9.6   9.7    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            7.7   6.1   6.4 |   6.9   7.1    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing   11.9  10.9  11.0 |  11.1  11.2  11.4  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake      12.3  11.9  11.8 |  11.8  11.8  11.8  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys       10.3  10.0   MSG |  10.0  10.0  10.0  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |  11.5  11.5  11.4  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna         10.3  10.0   9.8 |   9.9   9.9   9.9  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Ninilchik         5.0   4.8   5.0 |   5.1   4.9    -   | 10  11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   1.2   1.1   1.4 |   1.2   1.2    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     11.0  10.8  11.2 |  11.0  10.9    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       2.5   2.0   2.0 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  -  |
| Palmer            7.4   7.3   6.9 |   7.0   7.3    -   |  9  9.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| at Hat Pass brg   6.2   6.4   MSG |   6.9   7.1    -   | MS 10.0|
| blw Hat Pass brg  3.3   3.5   3.6 |   3.8   3.9    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  5.3   5.4   5.6 |   6.2   6.7    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.5   2.7   3.2 |   3.5   3.5    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  6.6   6.8   7.4 |   8.1   7.9    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.8   5.8   6.0 |   6.2   6.2    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   7.2   6.7   6.7 |   6.9   7.4    -   | 10 12.5|
| at railroad brg   9.7   9.0   9.2 |   9.5   9.6    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.2  12.4  13.1 |   FLG    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    11.0  11.5  11.9 |   FLG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna         39.0  36.6  37.9 |  38.5  38.3    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek        MSG   MSG   MSG |  22.0  22.0    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        4.6   4.2   4.5 |   4.3   4.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         9.0   9.9  10.3 |  11.1  11.4    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       10.5  10.5  10.7 |  10.8  10.9    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek       10.7  10.0  10.3 |  10.5  10.6    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway     MSG   MSG   MSG |  19.3  19.6    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     4.9   4.6   4.7 |   4.7   4.8    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       2.8   2.7   2.7 |   2.7   2.7    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         6.8   6.4   6.4 |   6.4   6.3    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    6.4   6.1   6.1 |   6.1   6.0    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Nelchina at                 |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   |  9 10.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy   27.7  26.9   MSG |  26.6   MSG    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center    15.5  15.4  15.5 |  15.3  15.1    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    9.7   9.3   9.2 |   9.5   9.8    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1343.0  1342.1  1342.2 | 1342.1 1342.1  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          16.9  16.2  16.3 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| Million Dollar144.4  138.6  139.4 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           2.5   1.0   1.9 |   RSG   FLG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 22.2  20.1  21.7 |   RSG   FLG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        4.5   2.6   MSG |   RSG   FLG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath          14.4  13.6  14.3 |  15.2  15.1    -   | 21 21.0|
| Crooked Creek     9.9   8.3   8.6 |   9.3  10.0    -   | MS 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        59.1  61.5  60.0 |  60.0  60.1    -   | 70 72.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            12.9  13.8  13.8 |  13.5  13.3    -   |  -  -  |
| Middle Fork      10.2  10.1  10.1 |  10.1  10.0    -   |  -  -  |
| Tidewater         5.3   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 Wed Aug 24.


$$
bcj




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