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RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
500 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...

---KENAI PENINSULA------------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 07/29 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING                |       |            |
 COOA2             10.2   10.1   10.0   10.0 |   9.9 |  9.8   9.7 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      5300   5100   5000   4900 |  4800 | 4700  4600 |
KENAI RIVER BLW SKILAK LAKE                  |       |            |
 SKLA2             11.2   11.0   10.9   10.9 |  10.9 | 10.8  10.7 |
ANCHOR RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY BRIDGE           |       |            |
 APTA2              0.6    1.0    1.0    0.7 |   1.2 |  0.9   0.7 |
NINILCHIK RIVER AT NINILCHICK                |       |            |
 NINA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG |  3.2   3.2 |
SIXMILE CREEK NR HOPE                        |       |            |
 SIXA2              9.4    9.4    9.4    9.3 |   9.4 |  9.4   9.3 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       840    860    860    800 |   850 |  900   810 |
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---ANCHORAGE AND THE MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEYS----------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 07/29 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
SHIP CREEK NR ANCHORAGE                      |       |            |
 SHIA2              5.2    5.1    5.1    5.1 |   5.2 |  5.1   5.1 |
EAGLE RIVER AT GLENN HWY BRG                 |       |            |
 ERBA2              4.5    4.4    4.3    4.3 |   4.3 |  4.4   4.4 |
SUSITNA RIVER AT SUNSHINE                    |       |            |
 SUNA2              7.7    8.3    7.9    7.2 |   7.1 | 17.4  17.2 |
TALKEETNA RIVER AT TALKEETNA                 |       |            |
 TKTA2              8.3    8.8    8.3    8.0 |   7.9 |  7.9   7.8 |
WILLOW CREEK AT PARKS HWY                    |       |            |
 WILA2              7.4    7.8    7.2    7.0 |   7.1 |  6.6   6.4 |
WILLOW CREEK NR CANYON                       |       |            |
 WLWA2              3.3    3.2    2.9    2.8 |   2.8 |  2.7   2.5 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       830    760    560    470 |   510 |  410   350 |
LITTLE SU (NWS DAILY) AT HATCHER PASS BRG    |       |            |
 LSOA2              6.5    6.6    6.4    6.4 |   6.3 |  6.0   5.8 |
LITTLE SU (USGS HOURLY) BLW HP BRG           |       |            |
 LSUA2              3.8    3.8    3.6    3.5 |   3.5 |  3.4   3.4 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       530    480    430    400 |   390 |  350   330 |
MATANUSKA RIVER NR MATANUSKA GLACIER         |       |            |
 MAGA2              2.8    2.8    2.8    2.7 |   2.8 |   -     -  |
MATANUSKA RIVER AT PALMER                    |       |            |
 MATA2              8.0    8.0    7.8    7.9 |   7.6 |   -     -  |
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---COPPER RIVER BASIN---------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 07/29 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
GAKONA RIVER AT GAKONA                       |       |            |
 GAKA2              4.8    4.9    4.9    5.1 |   5.0 |  4.9   4.8 |
GULKANA RIVER AT SOURDOUGH                   |       |            |
 GRSA2              6.7    6.8    7.0    7.0 |   7.1 |  6.8   6.7 |
GULKANA RIVER AT GULKANA                     |       |            |
 GULA2              6.6    6.6    6.8    6.9 |   7.0 |  7.0   6.9 |
TONSINA RIVER AT HWY BRG                     |       |            |
 TONA2              9.3    9.3    9.1    9.3 |   MSG |  9.2   9.1 |
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                                                                  |
---TANANA AND FORTYMILE RIVER BASINS------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 07/29 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
FORTYMILE RIVER                              |       |            |
 FMRA2             71.6   72.7   74.1   74.0 |  75.3 | 73.6  72.6 |
SALCHA RIVER AT HWY BRG                      |       |            |
 SALA2              8.3    8.4    8.5    8.4 |   8.3 |  8.1   8.0 |
CHENA RIVER AT TWO RIVERS                    |       |            |
 UCHA2             16.9   17.0   16.9   16.8 |  16.6 | 16.5  16.4 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT STEESE HWY BRG            |       |            |
 CRSA2              9.6    9.5    9.3    9.2 |   9.3 |  9.1   9.1 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT ELLIOTT HWY BRG           |       |            |
 CHAA2              8.2    8.3    8.0    7.8 |   7.8 |  7.7   7.6 |
NENANA RIVER AT HEALY                        |       |            |
 HNRA2             10.8   10.6   10.5   10.3 |  10.2 | 10.3  10.3 |
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                                                                  |
---SOUTHEAST ALASKA-----------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 07/29 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
MENDENHALL LAKE                              |       |            |
 MNDA2              5.1    0.5    0.6    5.9 |   6.1 |  5.9   5.2 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      2700   3800   4200   3800 |  4100 | 3800  2800 |
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WHITEWATER BOATING INFORMATION...GAUGE READING (WHITEWATER CLASS)

...NAME OF STREAM.........GAUGE ID.....LOW.......MED........HIGH
EAGLE RIVER
  ABOVE VISITORS CENTER   ERBA2     3.0(IV)   4.0(IV-)   4.4(IV+)
  ABOVE CAMPGROUND RAPIDS ERBA2     2.7(II)   3.5(II)    4.3(II+)
  BELOW CAMPGROUND RAPIDS ERBA2     2.7(III)  3.5(III)   4.3(III+)
GULKANA RIVER
  ABOVE SOURDOUGH         GULA2     6.0(III)  7.0(III)   8.0(III+)
  BELOW SOURDOUGH         GULA2     6.0(II)   7.0(II)    8.0(II+)
KENAI RIVER
  ABOVE JIM`S LANDING     COOA2     6.0(II)   9.0(II)   11.0(II+)
  BELOW JIM`S LANDING     COOA2     6.0(II)   9.0(II+)  11.0(III)
  BELOW SKILAK LAKE       SKLA2     8.4(I)   10.4(I)    11.4(II)
LITTLE SUSITNA RIVER
  ABOVE HATCHER BRIDGE    LSOA2*    6.3(V-)   7.0(V-) 7.5(V-)8.0(VI-)
MATANUSKA RIVER
  LION`S HEAD             MAGA2     3.0(IV-)  4.0(IV)    4.8(IV+)
  TO KING`S RIVER         MATA2     8.0(II+) 10.5(III)  11.5(III)
  BELOW KING`S RIVER      MATA2     8.0(I)   10.5(II)   11.5(II)
WILLOW CREEK
  IN CANYON               WLWA2     2.6(III)  3.4(IV)    4.1(IV)
  AT PARKS HWY BRIDGE     WILA2     7.5(III)  8.3(IV)    9.0(IV)
TALKEETNA RIVER CANYON    TKTA2     6.2(IV-)  8.2(IV)    9.7(IV+)
SHIP CREEK                SHIA2     4.9(IV+)  5.3(V)     5.7(V+)
SIXMILE CREEK             SIXA2     9.0(IV)  10.6(IV+)  11.3(V-)
TONSINA RIVER CANYON      TONA2     9.0(III) 10.0(III+) 12.0(IV)
NENANA RIVER CANYON       HNRA2     8.5(IV-) 10.0(IV)   11.5(IV)


* LSOA2 STAGES ARE BASED ON NWS GAUGE AT THE HATCHER PASS BRIDGE
*.* THESE GAUGES REQUIRE YOUR INPUT TO DEVELOP NEW LEVELS


OBSERVED STAGES ARE THE CLOSEST AVAILABLE OBSERVATION TO 10 AM
FOR EACH DAY. FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
HTTP://APRFC.ARH.NOAA.GOV
THE NEXT RECREATION FORECAST IS SCHEDULED FOR 5 PM WED JUL 30.


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