824  
SRAK48 PAFC 200031  
RVAAFC  
AKZ101-111-121-125-135-141-145-151-161--  
 
RIVER SUMMARY AND FORECAST FOR SOUTHCENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK  
400 PM AKDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
SITES EXPECTED TO BE NEAR OR ABOVE FLOOD STAGE: HEAVY RAIN IS  
EXPECTED ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST WITH SIGNIFICANT RISES IN SMALL  
STREAMS AND RIVERS. A FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE SEWARD  
AREA EFFECTIVE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.  
 
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| 10AM OBSERVED STAGES |10AM FORECAST STAGES| B-F FLD|  
|LOCATION LST WK - YDA -TODAY| SAT SUN MON | STG STG|  
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|ANCHORAGE AREA | | |  
| | | |  
|CAMPBELL CREEK AT | | |  
| S FORK IN CANYON 2.6 3.0 2.9 | 2.9 2.9 - | 4 4.3|  
| | | |  
|CHESTER CREEK AT | | |  
| ARCTIC BLVD 2.3 2.4 2.3 | 2.4 2.5 - | 4 4.0|  
| | | |  
|SHIP CREEK ABOVE | | |  
| GLENN HWY 4.9 5.5 5.4 | 5.4 5.5 - | 6 6.5|  
| | | |  
|EAGLE RIVER AT | | |  
| GLENN HWY BRDG 3.7 4.1 3.8 | 3.8 3.8 - | 6 6.5|  
| | | |  
|GLACIER CREEK ABOVE | | |  
| ALYESKA ROAD 24.4 25.4 25.1 | RSG - - | 28 29.5|  
| | | |  
|TWENTYMILE RIVER NEAR | | |  
| SEWARD HWY MSG MSG MSG | 17.5 17.6 - | 24 26.0|  
| | | |  
| | | |  
|KENAI PENINSULA | | |  
| | | |  
|SIXMILE CREEK NR | | |  
| HOPE CANYON 8.5 10.0 10.0 | 10.3 10.2 - | 13 14.0|  
| | | |  
|EXIT GLACIER STREAM NEAR | | |  
| VISITORS CENTER MSG MSG MSG | RSG - - | - - |  
| | | |  
|RESURRECTION RIVER AT | | |  
| EXIT GLACIER RD 13.5 13.2 12.2 | 12.2 14.0 - | 17 17.5|  
| | | |  
|GROUSE CREEK ABOVE | | |  
| SEWARD HWY 4.8 6.3 5.9 | TRN - - | 6 8.0|  
| | | |  
|SALMON CREEK AT | | |  
| SALMON CRK ROAD MSG MSG MSG | TRN - - | - - |  
| | | |  
|SNOW RIVER ABOVE | | |  
| KENAI LAKE 7.1 9.4 MSG | 9.4 9.5 - | 12 16.0|  
| | | |  
|TRAIL RIVER NR | | |  
| LAWING MSG 7.5 6.9 | 6.8 6.9 - | 9 10.0|  
| | | |  
|KENAI RIVER AT | | |  
| COOPER LANDING 8.2 12.2 12.1 | 12.0 11.8 12.3 | 12 13.0|  
| SKILAK LAKE 8.8 10.9 11.2 | 11.5 11.5 11.8 | 13 13.0|  
| KENAI KEYS 6.9 9.1 9.3 | 9.5 9.5 9.8 | 11 11.0|  
| SOLDOTNA 7.6 9.4 9.6 | 9.7 9.8 10.0 | 12 12.0|  
| | | |  
|NINILCHIK RIVER AT | | |  
| NINILCHIK 5.0 5.8 5.5 | 5.6 5.9 - | 10 11 |  
| | | |  
|ANCHOR RIVER AT | | |  
| SOUTH FK NR HWY 1.5 1.9 1.7 | 1.9 2.2 - | 8 8.0|  
| ANCHOR POINT 11.4 11.8 11.7 | 11.8 12.3 - | 14 15.5|  
| | | |  
| | | |  
|MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEY | | |  
| | | |  
|MATANUSKA RIVER AT | | |  
| MAT GLACIER 0.4 0.8 0.9 | RSG - - | - - |  
| PALMER 5.7 6.2 6.1 | 6.3 6.3 - | MS MS|  
| | | |  
|LITTLE SUSITNA RIVER | | |  
| BLW HAT PASS BRG 2.8 3.0 3.0 | 3.1 3.0 - | 6 6.5|  
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY 4.7 5.1 4.9 | 5.4 5.7 - | 9 11.0|  
| | | |  
|WILLOW CREEK | | |  
| NR CANYON 2.2 2.6 2.5 | 2.5 2.5 - | 5 5.9|  
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY 6.4 7.0 6.8 | 6.9 6.8 - | 10 10.0|  
| | | |  
|MONTANA CREEK | | |  
| AT PARKS HIGHWAY 5.2 5.6 5.5 | 5.6 5.6 - | 7 7.3|  
| | | |  
|TALKEETNA RIVER | | |  
| BLW CLEAR CREEK 4.1 4.5 4.4 | 4.2 4.1 - | 10 12.5|  
| AT RAILROAD BRG MSG 5.9 5.5 | 5.6 5.5 - | 10 12.0|  
| | | |  
|MOOSE CREEK AT | | |  
| OIL WELL ROAD 11.8 14.2 12.9 | STDY - - | 13 16.5|  
| | | |  
|KROTO CREEK AT | | |  
| OIL WELL ROAD 11.1 12.2 11.7 | STDY - - | 16 18.0|  
| | | |  
|SKWENTNA RIVER AT | | |  
| SKWENTNA 34.1 38.6 37.6 | 37.2 37.4 - | 41 42.0|  
| | | |  
|YENTNA RIVER AT | | |  
| LAKE CREEK 13.7 19.2 16.9 | 16.0 15.7 - | 20 20.5|  
| | | |  
|MACLAREN RIVER AT | | |  
| DENALI HWY 1.7 2.0 1.8 | 2.0 2.0 - | 6 6.5|  
| | | |  
|SUSITNA RIVER AT | | |  
| DENALI HWY 8.8 8.8 8.8 | 8.7 8.8 - | 12 12.5|  
| GOLD CREEK 7.2 7.8 7.6 | 7.5 7.5 - | 12 14.0|  
| PARKS HIGHWAY 14.4 15.9 15.5 | 15.1 15.1 - | 22 24.5|  
| | | |  
| | | |  
|COPPER RIVER BASIN | | |  
| | | |  
|GAKONA RIVER AT | | |  
| GLENN HIGHWAY 3.4 3.4 3.4 | 3.4 3.4 - | 6 10.0|  
| | | |  
|GULKANA RIVER AT | | |  
| PAXSON LAKE 2.6 2.6 2.6 | 2.6 2.6 - | - 4.0|  
| SOURDOUGH 6.3 6.4 6.4 | 6.3 6.4 - | 10 11.0|  
| RICHARDSON HWY 6.1 6.2 6.2 | 6.2 6.2 - | 9 10.0|  
| | | |  
|TAZLINA RIVER AT | | |  
| RICHARDSON HWY MSG MSG MSG | 24.3 24.4 - | 28 31.0|  
| | | |  
|KLUTINA RIVER AT | | |  
| COPPER CENTER 9.5 9.9 9.9 | 9.8 9.7 - | 12 14.0|  
| | | |  
|TONSINA RIVER AT | | |  
| RICHARDSON HWY 7.5 8.2 8.2 | 8.3 8.3 - | 12 12.5|  
| | | |  
|KENNICOTT RIVER AT | | |  
| MCCARTHY 1340.0 1340.0 1340.0 | 1340.0 1339.9 - |1347 1350|  
| | | |  
|COPPER RIVER AT | | |  
| CHITINA 11.7 12.1 15.0 | STDY STDY - | - - |  
| O'BRIEN CREEK MSG MSG MSG | STDY STDY - | - - |  
| MILLION DOLLAR128.2 135.0 133.1 | RSG RSG - | - - |  
| | | |  
|EYAK LAKE NR | | |  
| CORDOVA 0.6 2.4 1.8 | RSG FLG - | 4 4.0|  
| | | |  
|EYAK RIVER AT | | |  
| COPPER RIVER HWY 18.2 21.8 20.8 | RSG FLG - | 22 24.5|  
| EYAK RIVER MSG MSG MSG | RSG FLG - | 5 7.0|  
| | | |  
| | | |  
|SOUTHWEST ALASKA | | |  
| | | |  
|KUSKOKWIM RIVER AT | | |  
| MCGRATH 9.3 9.1 9.3 | 8.9 8.8 - | 21 21.0|  
| LISKY'S CROSSING 26.5 26.3 26.2 | 26.2 26.1 - | |  
| CROOKED CREEK 6.9 7.2 7.2 | 7.1 7.1 - | MS 19.0|  
| | | |  
|ILIAMNA RIVER NR | | |  
| PEDRO BAY 65.4 60.0 60.5 | 59.6 59.5 - | 70 71.0|  
| | | |  
|NUYAKUK RIVER NEAR | | |  
| DILLINGHAM 7.0 8.4 8.6 | STDY STDY - | - 12.0|  
| | | |  
|NUSHAGAK RIVER AT | | |  
| EKWOK MSG MSG MSG | STDY STDY - | - 16.5|  
| | | |  
| | | |  
|BRADLEY RIVER BASIN | | |  
| | | |  
|BRADLEY RIVER | | |  
| UPPER 12.9 11.9 11.1 | 10.9 12.9 - | - - |  
| MIDDLE FORK 10.1 10.2 10.1 | 10.0 10.6 - | - - |  
| TIDEWATER 5.3 5.9 5.7 | 5.6 7.3 - | - - |  
| | | |  
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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 SAT OCT 20.  
 

 
 
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