Objective Comments and Analysis - All Science, No Politics
Contributions by Richard James and Rick Thoman
Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Porcupine River Crest
The Porcupine River, the largest tributary of the Yukon, has been running high for weeks now. The recent crest at the gauge near the Alaska/Yukon border is the highest non-break-up related crest in more than a decade. Here is the hydrograph from the Alaska-Pacific RFC showing the crest on Wednesday.