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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
323 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

AKZ029-241730-
MISTY FJORDS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HYDER
323 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SALMON RIVER CRESTED AFTER GLACIER DAM RELEASE...

THE SALMON RIVER NEAR HYDER CRESTED SATURDAY MORNING WITH A PEAK
OF 27.6 FEET AT 1030 AM AKDT. EXPECT THE RIVER LEVEL TO FALL
STEADILY OVER THE NEXT TWO DAYS BACK TO NORMAL LEVELS. DEBRIS WAS
REPORTED FLOWING DOWN THE RIVER INTO PORTLAND CANAL. FLOAT PLANES
USING PORTLAND CANAL FOR TAKEOFF OR LANDING SHOULD CONTINUE TO USE
EXTREME CAUTION.

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FERRIN


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