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RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
500 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...RECREATIONAL RIVER STATEMENT FOR ALASKA...

---KENAI PENINSULA------------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 09/16 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING                |       |            |
 COOA2              9.9   10.4   10.9   10.9 |  11.1 | 10.9  10.8 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      4900   5500   6300   6400 |  6700 | 6500  6200 |
KENAI RIVER BLW SKILAK LAKE                  |       |            |
 SKLA2             10.6   10.7   11.0   11.3 |  11.5 | 11.6  11.7 |
ANCHOR RIVER AT THE HIGHWAY BRIDGE           |       |            |
 APTA2              0.9    1.8    1.3    1.2 |   1.4 |  1.4   1.4 |
NINILCHIK RIVER AT NINILCHICK                |       |            |
 NINA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG |  3.5   3.4 |
SIXMILE CREEK NR HOPE                        |       |            |
 SIXA2              9.4    9.8    9.5    9.4 |   9.4 |  9.4   9.9 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       880   1160    970    850 |   900 |  870  1340 |
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                                                                  |
---ANCHORAGE AND THE MATANUSKA AND SUSITNA VALLEYS----------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 09/16 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
SHIP CREEK NR ANCHORAGE                      |       |            |
 SHIA2              5.4    5.5    5.6    5.5 |   5.6 |  5.5   5.7 |
EAGLE RIVER AT GLENN HWY BRG                 |       |            |
 ERBA2              4.5    5.2    5.2    4.7 |   4.6 |  4.5   4.4 |
SUSITNA RIVER AT SUNSHINE                    |       |            |
 SUNA2              4.6    4.8    5.4    5.9 |   5.8 | 17.4  17.2 |
TALKEETNA RIVER AT TALKEETNA                 |       |            |
 TKTA2              MSG    7.3    7.7    8.0 |   7.9 |  7.9   7.8 |
WILLOW CREEK AT PARKS HWY                    |       |            |
 WILA2              6.7    6.7    7.0    6.8 |   6.9 |  6.8   6.7 |
WILLOW CREEK NR CANYON                       |       |            |
 WLWA2              2.4    2.5    2.6    2.5 |   2.6 |  2.5   2.4 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       480    540    590    520 |   570 |  490   480 |
LITTLE SU (NWS DAILY) AT HATCHER PASS BRG    |       |            |
 LSOA2              6.2    6.2    6.3    6.3 |   6.4 |  6.3   6.0 |
LITTLE SU (USGS HOURLY) BLW HP BRG           |       |            |
 LSUA2              3.4    3.5    3.6    3.5 |   3.5 |  3.5   3.4 |
 FLOWS IN CFS       410    450    470    430 |   460 |  430   400 |
MATANUSKA RIVER NR MATANUSKA GLACIER         |       |            |
 MAGA2              1.9    2.1    2.7    2.7 |   3.1 |   -     -  |
MATANUSKA RIVER AT PALMER                    |       |            |
 MATA2              6.9    7.1    7.8    7.8 |   8.6 |   -     -  |
------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                                  |
---COPPER RIVER BASIN---------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 09/16 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
GAKONA RIVER AT GAKONA                       |       |            |
 GAKA2              4.4    4.3    4.5    4.6 |   4.7 |  4.6   4.6 |
GULKANA RIVER AT SOURDOUGH                   |       |            |
 GRSA2              7.3    7.2    7.1    7.1 |   7.1 |  6.9   6.9 |
GULKANA RIVER AT GULKANA                     |       |            |
 GULA2              7.4    7.3    7.2    7.1 |   7.0 |  7.1   7.1 |
TONSINA RIVER AT HWY BRG                     |       |            |
 TONA2              MSG    MSG    MSG    MSG |   MSG | 10.2  10.1 |
------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                                  |
---TANANA AND FORTYMILE RIVER BASINS------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 09/16 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
FORTYMILE RIVER                              |       |            |
 FMRA2             72.6   72.5   72.4   72.4 |  72.3 | 72.3  72.2 |
SALCHA RIVER AT HWY BRG                      |       |            |
 SALA2              8.1    8.0    8.0    7.9 |   7.8 |  7.8   7.6 |
CHENA RIVER AT TWO RIVERS                    |       |            |
 UCHA2             16.5   16.4   16.4   16.3 |  16.3 | 16.2  16.2 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT STEESE HWY BRG            |       |            |
 CRSA2              9.0    9.1    8.9    9.0 |   9.0 |  8.9   8.9 |
CHATANIKA RIVER AT ELLIOTT HWY BRG           |       |            |
 CHAA2              7.6    7.6    7.5    7.4 |   7.4 |  7.4   7.3 |
NENANA RIVER AT HEALY                        |       |            |
 HNRA2              9.8    9.8   10.0   10.2 |  10.3 | 10.1  10.0 |
------------------------------------------------------------------|
                                                                  |
---SOUTHEAST ALASKA-----------------------------------------------|
RIVER              RECENT STAGES AND FLOWS   |  TUE  |   OUTLOOK  |
AND LOCATION        FRI    SAT    SUN    YDA | 09/16 | WED    THU |
                   10AM   10AM   10AM   10AM | 10AM  |10AM   10AM |
---------------------------------------------|-------|------------|
MENDENHALL LAKE                              |       |            |
 MNDA2              4.3    4.4    0.5    0.5 |   4.7 |  4.6   4.5 |
 FLOWS IN CFS      1700   1900   2000   2000 |  2100 | 2000  1900 |
------------------------------------------------------------------|


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 SEP 17.


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