River Summary
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR THE TANANA RIVER BASIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
100 PM AKDT Sat Jul 23 2016

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: There is a flood advisory
for the Chena and Tanana Rivers for the areas of Fairbanks and North
Pole.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue | Stg  Stg|
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|Salcha River at                    |                    |        |
| Rich Hwy Brg      8.1  13.4  13.9 | 12.6   11.1    -   | 13 15.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Chena River at              |                    |        |
| Mile 12 Bridge   13.1  21.3  21.0 | 19.6   17.0    -   | 21 25.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chena River at                     |                    |        |
| Mile 40 Bridge   16.4  20.6  20.0 | 19.3   18.0    -   | 20 22.0|
| Hunts Creek      12.2  17.2  17.2 | 16.4   14.1  13.1  |  - 17.2|
| Chena Lakes      18.4  24.9  24.8 | 24.7   23.6  21.3  | 24 24.5|
| Fairbanks         3.0   8.7   8.9 |  8.8    8.2   6.4  | 11 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chatanika River at                 |                    |        |
| Steese Hwy Brg    8.9   9.8   9.7 |  9.4    9.2    -   | 12 12.0|
| Elliott Hwy Brg   7.1   8.9   8.8 |  8.3    7.9    -   | 11 13.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chisana River at                   |                    |        |
| Northway Rd Brg  10.4  11.1  11.1 | 11.3   11.4    -   | 10 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nabesna River                      |                    |        |
| nr Northway      23.1  23.6  23.6 | STDY   STDY    -   |  -  -  |
| at Northway       MSG   MSG   MSG | 22.6   22.5    -   | 25 26.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Phelan Creek near                  |                    |        |
| Base Gulkana Gl   7.3   8.6   8.2 |  RSG     -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Goodpaster River                   |                    |        |
| nr Big Delta     15.5  17.7  17.6 | 16.8   16.5    -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tanana River                       |                    |        |
| Tetlin           36.0  36.4  36.4 | 36.5   36.3    -   |  -  -  |
| Tanacross        14.7   MSG   MSG | 15.7   15.7    -   | 16 16.8|
| Big Delta        20.6  20.7  20.6 | 20.6   20.3    -   | 22 23.0|
| Fairbanks        22.5  23.8  24.1 | 24.2   24.1    -   | 24 24.5|
| Dock at Nenana    9.9  11.7  12.0 | 12.1   12.1  11.8  | 11 12.5|
| Manley Brg       10.3  11.8  12.1 | 12.2   12.0  11.7  | 12 13.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nenana River at                    |                    |        |
| Usibelli Rd Brg  11.1  11.4  11.2 | 10.8     -     -   | 14 16.0|
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|                                                                 |
|Chena and Little Chena Rivers                                    |
|Flow Forecast (cfs)                                              |
|Location             Today     Sun     Mon     Tue               |
|                      10AM    10AM    10AM    10AM               |
| Little Chena River at                                           |
|  Mile 12 Brg         1670    1410     980     -                 |
|                                                                 |
| Chena River at                                                  |
|  Mile 40 Bridge      7700    6200    4000     -                 |
|  Hunts Creek        11000    9400    5100    3700               |
|  Chena Lakes         7500    7500    6200    4400               |
|  Fairbanks           9400    9200    8400    6200               |
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Note: River stages are in feet.
RSG: Rising tendency   FLG: Falling Tendency    STDY: Little Change
P: Project Controlled  B-F Stg--Bankfull Stage  E: Estimated
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 1 PM Sun Jul 24.

$$



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