River Summary
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKDT Sat May 19 2018

Sites expected to be near or above flood stage: None


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|              10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|
|Location        Lst Wk - Yda -Today|  Sun   Mon    Tue  | Stg Stg|
|-----------------------------------------------------------------|
|Anchorage Area                     |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Campbell Creek at                  |                    |        |
| S Fork in Canyon  MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.0   3.0    -   |  4  4.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chester Creek at                   |                    |        |
| Arctic Blvd       2.5   2.5   2.4 |   2.4   2.5    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ship Creek above                   |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy         5.0   5.0   5.1 |   5.2   5.2    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eagle River at                     |                    |        |
| Glenn Hwy Brdg    3.5   3.4   3.5 |   3.5   3.5    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Glacier Creek above                |                    |        |
| Alyeska Road      MSG   MSG   MSG |  STDY    -     -   | 28 29.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Twentymile River near              |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        MSG   MSG   MSG |  17.8  17.8    -   | 24 26.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai Peninsula                    |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Sixmile Creek nr                   |                    |        |
| Hope Canyon      10.2   9.5  10.0 |  10.3  10.3    -   | 13 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Exit Glacier Stream near           |                    |        |
| Visitors Center   MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Resurrection River at              |                    |        |
| Exit Glacier Rd  12.4  11.2  12.3 |  13.0  13.2    -   | 17 17.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Grouse Creek above                 |                    |        |
| Seward Hwy        5.9   5.3   5.6 |   RSG    -     -   |  6  8.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Salmon Creek at                    |                    |        |
| Salmon Crk Road   MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Snow River above                   |                    |        |
| Kenai Lake        8.0   7.1   7.9 |   8.2   8.1    -   | 12 16.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Trail River nr                     |                    |        |
| Lawing            5.1   4.5   4.5 |   5.2   6.1    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kenai River at                     |                    |        |
| Cooper Landing    7.5   8.0   8.1 |   8.2   8.4   8.6  | 12 13.0|
| Skilak Lake       7.1   7.5   7.6 |   7.7   7.8   7.8  | 13 13.0|
| Kenai Keys        MSG   4.9   5.1 |   5.2   5.4   5.5  | 11 11.0|
| Below Killey      MSG   MSG   MSG |   6.8   6.9   7.1  | 12 13.2|
| Soldotna          6.3   6.0   6.1 |   6.6   6.7   6.8  | 12 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Ninilchik River at                 |                    |        |
| Ninilchik         5.4   5.2   5.3 |   5.3   5.1    -   | 10  11 |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Anchor River at                    |                    |        |
| South Fk nr Hwy   2.3   1.8   1.9 |   1.9   1.9    -   |  8  8.0|
| Anchor Point     12.1  11.6  11.7 |  11.6  11.5    -   | 14 15.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska and Susitna Valley       |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Matanuska River at                 |                    |        |
| Mat Glacier       1.1   1.5   1.4 |  STDY    -     -   |  -  -  |
| Palmer            6.6   6.5   6.7 |   6.6   6.5    -   | MS  MS|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Little Susitna River               |                    |        |
| blw Hat Pass brg  2.5   2.7   2.8 |   3.0   3.1    -   |  6  6.5|
| at Parks Highway  MSG   MSG   MSG |   5.2   5.3    -   |  9 11.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Willow Creek                       |                    |        |
| nr canyon         2.2   2.3   2.5 |   2.8   3.0    -   |  5  5.9|
| at Parks Highway  MSG   MSG   MSG |   8.8   8.9    -   | 10 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Montana Creek                      |                    |        |
| at Parks Highway  5.9   6.0   6.2 |   6.4   6.5    -   |  7  7.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Talkeetna River                    |                    |        |
| blw Clear Creek   5.0   5.2   5.7 |   5.7   5.6    -   | 10 12.5|
| at railroad brg   6.6   6.2   7.7 |   7.6   7.3    -   | 10 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Moose Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    14.9  14.1  14.1 |  STDY    -     -   | 13 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kroto Creek at                     |                    |        |
| Oil Well Road    12.6  12.5  12.8 |   FLG    -     -   | 16 18.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Skwentna River at                  |                    |        |
| Skwentna          MSG  36.1   MSG |  36.8  37.1    -   | 41 42.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Lake Creek at                      |                    |        |
| Chelatna Lake     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG    -     -   |  3  3.3|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Yentna River at                    |                    |        |
| Lake Creek       16.5  15.0  15.4 |  16.0  16.2    -   | 20 20.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Maclaren River at                  |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy        3.9   4.1   4.3 |   4.1   4.1    -   |  6  6.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Chulitna River nr                  |                    |        |
| Talkeetna         MSG   MSG   MSG |   1.8   1.7    -   | 13 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Susitna River at                   |                    |        |
| Denali Hwy       11.1  10.1  10.2 |  10.3  10.2    -   | 12 12.5|
| Gold Creek       10.1   9.1   9.9 |  10.6  11.0    -   | 12 14.0|
| Parks Highway    16.0  15.9  16.6 |  16.9  16.9    -   | 22 24.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River Basin                 |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gakona River at                    |                    |        |
| Glenn Highway     5.0   5.2   5.4 |   5.6   5.4    -   |  6 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Gulkana River at                   |                    |        |
| Paxson Lake       MSG   MSG   MSG |   3.7   3.8    -   |  -  4.0|
| Sourdough         9.4   8.9   9.3 |   9.5   9.5    -   | 10 11.0|
| Richardson Hwy    MSG   MSG   MSG |   7.9   8.0    -   |  9 10.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tazlina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    MSG  22.4  22.4 |  22.4  22.4    -   | 28 31.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Klutina River at                   |                    |        |
| Copper Center     8.0   8.4   8.6 |   8.8   8.9    -   | 12 14.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Tonsina River at                   |                    |        |
| Richardson Hwy    8.5   8.3   8.1 |   8.2   8.2    -   | 12 12.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kennicott River at                 |                    |        |
| McCarthy   1339.9  1339.7  1339.8 | 1340.0 1340.2  -  |1347 1350|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Copper River at                    |                    |        |
| Chitina          13.7  12.3  12.6 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| O`Brien Creek     MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
| Million Dollar133.1  129.7  129.9 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak Lake nr                       |                    |        |
| Cordova           1.6   0.4   0.6 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  4  4.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Eyak River at                      |                    |        |
| Copper River Hwy 20.6  18.0  18.1 |   RSG   RSG    -   | 22 24.5|
| Eyak River        MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  5  7.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Southwest Alaska                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Kuskokwim River at                 |                    |        |
| McGrath           MSG   MSG  13.6 |  13.4  13.2    -   | 21 21.0|
| Lisky`s Crossing 31.2  31.4  31.2 |  31.1  30.8    -   |  |
| Crooked Creek     7.8   8.2   7.8 |   7.7   7.8    -   | MS 19.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Iliamna River nr                   |                    |        |
| Pedro Bay        60.3  58.9  59.6 |  59.8  59.6    -   | 70 71.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nuyakuk River near                 |                    |        |
| Dillingham        5.2   5.9   6.0 |   RSG   RSG    -   |  - 12.0|
|                                   |                    |        |
|Nushagak River at                  |                    |        |
| Ekwok             MSG   MSG   MSG |   RSG   RSG    -   |  - 16.5|
|                                   |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River Basin                |                    |        |
|                                   |                    |        |
|Bradley River                      |                    |        |
| Upper            10.2   9.8  10.5 |  10.5  10.6    -   |  -  -  |
| Middle Fork       9.5   9.3   9.5 |   9.6   9.7    -   |  -  -  |
| Tidewater         5.6   MSG   MSG |   5.7   5.8    -   |  -  -  |
|                                   |                    |        |
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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 Sun May 20.


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