Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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Flood Statement...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
813 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

AKZ121-125-252100-
/O.COR.PAFC.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170925T2100Z/
/00000.0.GO.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Western Prince William Sound-Western Kenai Peninsula-
813 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR A GLACIER-DAMMED LAKE OUTBURST REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 100 PM AKDT MONDAY FOR THE KENAI RIVER FROM KENAI
LAKE TO SKILAK LAKE...

The Snow glacier dammed lake released considerable water volumes
earlier this week. Water levels on the Snow River have now dropped
below action, but levels on the Kenai River are still at minor flood
stage. Expect minor flooding around Cooper Landing through Monday
afternoon.

The Kenai River at Kenai Keys may be bankfull for the next few days due to this
outburst event and incoming precipitation. This area is not forecasted to flood
at this time.

EXPECTED IMPACTS: Low-lying areas along the Kenai Lake and Kenai
River from Primrose road to Kenai Keys may be impacted.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cooper Landing, Russian River, Primrose Campground, Skilak Lake and
Kenai Lake.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 6041 14933 6034 14932 6031 14931 6031 14940
      6036 14942 6036 14964 6047 14981 6047 15008
      6044 15013 6038 15011 6038 15043 6044 15057
      6049 15051 6045 15019 6050 15013 6049 14972
      6041 14959

$$

MClay



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