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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND WESTERN RIVERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
200 PM AKDT Sat May 23 2015

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: A flood warning has
been issued for the Porcupine River near Fort Yukon due to high water
levels on the Porcupine River.  A flood warning has been issued for
Sagavanirktok River near Deadhorse.  High water continues on the
Sagavanirktok, Kuparuk, Colville and other rivers north of the Brooks
Range.


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk  Fri   Sat  |  Sun   Mon    Tue | Stg  Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|North Slope                        |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Colville River at                  |                    |        |
| Umiat            58.8  59.8  58.2 |   FLG    -     -   | 58  59 |
| Colville          MSG   6.8   6.0 |   FLG    -     -   |  5   4 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuparuk River                      |                    |        |
| Deadhorse        28.9  36.9  38.4 |   STDY   -     -   | 34  36 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sagavanirktok River near           |                    |        |
| Pump Station 3   18.5  19.1  18.4 |   FLG    -     -   | 19  20 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Western Alaska                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Wulik River near Kivalina          |                    |        |
| Below Tutak Cr    MSG   9.0   7.5 |   FLG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kobuk River at                     |                    |        |
| Kobuk             MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   | 42  49 |
| Ambler            MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY   -     -   | 42  42 |
| Kiana             MSG  48.5  48.7 |   STDY   -     -   |  -  60 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snake River AT                     |                    |        |
| Nome              8.8   7.9   8.0 |   STDY   -     -   | 12  12 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yukon Basin                        |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Old Crow River at                  |                    |        |
| Old Crow         84.0  93.9  93.9 |   STDY  STDY   -   | 89  93 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Black River at                     |                    |        |
| Chalkyitsik       MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Porcupine River at                 |                    |        |
| Old Crow         52.9  50.5  48.4 |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| Canada Border    48.1  45.9  44.1 |   FLG   FLG    -   | 41  46 |
| Coleen Mouth      MSG   MSG   MSG |   FLG   FLG    -   |  -  -  |
| Fort Yukon        MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  FLG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Fortymile River at                 |                    |        |
| West Fork         MSG   5.2   5.2 |   5.3    -     -   | 10  21 |
| Mosquito Fork     MSG  12.3  12.1 |  12.1    -     -   |  -  24 |
| Walker Fork       MSG   9.0   8.9 |   8.9    -     -   | 15  16 |
| South Fork        MSG  81.9  81.8 |   STDY   -     -   | 89  97 |
| Taylor Hwy       79.7  74.1  73.6 |  73.5  73.6    -   | 86  90 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Slate Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Coldfoot         15.2  14.4  14.4 |  14.4  14.4    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Koyukuk River at                   |                    |        |
| Middle Fork       MSG   8.8   8.4 |   8.2   8.4    -   |  -  -  |
| Bettles          17.5  16.4  16.2 |  16.0  15.7    -   | 24  33 |
| Allakaket         MSG   MSG   MSG |  16.3  16.1    -   | 25  26 |
| Hughes            MSG   MSG   MSG |  54.8  54.4  54.1  | 63  64 |
| Huslia            MSG   MSG   MSG |   STDY  STDY  STDY |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klondike River (YT)                |                    |        |
| nr Dawson         6.2   7.0   7.1 |   7.2   7.2    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Stewart River (YT)                 |                    |        |
| at Mouth         91.8  95.5  95.7 |  95.7  95.6    -   | 97  99 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Pelly River (YT)                   |                    |        |
| Pelly Crossing   10.3  14.2  14.3 |  14.5  14.7    -   | 14  16 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nisling River (YT)                 |                    |        |
| blw Onion Creek  46.5  45.8  45.6 |  45.6  45.7    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|White River (YT)                   |                    |        |
| nr Beaver Creek  74.2  75.4  75.7 |  75.7  75.9    -   | 80  84 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yukon River at                     |                    |        |
| Abv White R (YT)  MSG  28.8  29.0 |  29.1  29.3    -   | 33  34 |
| Dawson (YT)       7.2  12.1  12.5 |  12.7  12.9  13.1  | 15  18 |
| Eagle            14.6  20.5  21.0 |  21.1  21.1  21.1  | 31  34 |
| Circle            MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   STDY | 20  26 |
| Fort Yukon        MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  | 33  33 |
| Beaver            MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  |  -  36 |
| Dalton Hwy Brdg  40.7  48.6  49.3 |  49.9  50.0  49.6  | 59  61 |
| Tanana            MSG  78.8   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  | 86  86 |
| Ruby              MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  | 29  40 |
| Galena          110.0 113.2 113.8 |   RSG   RSG   RSG  |121 124 |
| Nulato            MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  |  -  -  |
| Anvik             MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  |  -  -  |
| Russian Mission   MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG   RSG  |  -  -  |
| Pilot Station    21.7  23.2  23.3 |   RSG   RSG   RSG  |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 2 PM Sun May 24.

$$
bcj



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