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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1200 PM AKDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: Taiya River near Skagway and
Montana Creek near Juneau are expected to rise to bankfull and possibly minor
flood levels in response to heavy regional precipitation. Jordan Creek and other
small streams may also see bankfull water levels.

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|     10 AM OBSERVED STAGES         |FORECAST STAGE FOR |         |
|                                   |10PM  4AM 10AM  4PM| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Mon   Tue  | Tue  Wed  Wed  Wed| Stg  Stg|
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|Montana Creek                      |                   |         |
| at Back Lp Brg   11.0  11.6  12.0 |13.3 14.1 14.4 14.3|15.0 15.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Jordan Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Juneau         7.7   7.9   8.0 | 8.4  8.6  8.8  8.9| 9.2  9.7|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Staney Creek                       |                   |         |
| nr Klawock        7.4   8.1   8.2 | 9.4  9.2  8.8  8.3|15.0 16.5|
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|         10 AM OBSERVED STAGES     |10AM FORECAST STAGE| B-F  FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Mon   Tue  |  Wed   Thu    Fri | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Situk River                        |                   |         |
| nr Yakutat       66.2  66.0  66.0 | 66.8  67.5    -   |70.5 71.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Alsek River                        |                   |         |
| abv Bates River  27.8  27.8  27.7 | 27.8  28.4    -   |31.5 32.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Tatshenshini River                 |                   |         |
| nr Dalton Post   15.9  16.1  16.0 | 16.3  16.5    -   |19.0 20.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Chilkat River                      |                   |         |
| at Klukwan      121.8 122.5 122.0 |122.2 124.6    -   |127.0 128|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taiya River                        |                   |         |
| nr Skagway       13.2  14.0  13.5 | 16.0  15.1    -   |16.0 16.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Skagway River                      |                   |         |
| at Skagway       22.4  22.8  22.1 | 23.1  24.5    -   |26.5 26.5|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Mendenhall Lake                    |                   |         |
| Lake Level        3.7   5.3   5.1 |  5.9   7.6    -   | 8.0  9.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Taku River                         |                   |         |
| nr Juneau        31.8  33.4  33.1 | 33.6  35.2    -   |41.7 43.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Stikine River                      |                   |         |
| at Telegraph Cr   5.4   6.8   7.2 |  8.7   9.4    -   |20.0 23.0|
| nr Wrangell      10.8  15.6  15.9 | 16.7  17.4    -   |25.0 27.0|
|                                   |                   |         |
|Iskut River                        |                   |         |
| blw Johnson R     6.7  10.1   9.8 | 10.6   9.9    -   |14.0 17.0|
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|OTHER RIVER AND LAKE 10 AM OBSERVED STAGES OVER THE PAST WEEK    |
|                                                                 |
|                                                       | B-F  FLD|
|Location             Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Auke Lake                                              |         |
| nr Auke Bay        30.5 30.5 30.5 30.6 30.9 31.2 31.2 |  -   -  |
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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 Ketchikan            1.9  2.1  2.2  2.2  2.2  2.1  | 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 Wed Sep 27.

$$
JEC


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