Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
604 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

AKZ221-312100-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
604 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...HIGH WATER CONTINUES AT LAKE MINCHUMINA...

THE LAKE LEVEL AT LAKE MINCHUMINA HAS REACHED THE HIGHEST LEVEL
IN MANY YEARS AND HAS COVERED UP MOST IF NOT ALL OF THE BEACH
AROUND THE LAKE. A TRAINED OBSERVER REPORTS THIS TO BE THE
HIGHEST LEVEL IN 40 OR MORE YEARS. THE BEACH ROAD IS NOW
COMPLETELY UNDERWATER AND NOT PASSABLE.

VERY HEAVY RAIN IN DENALI PARK IS MOVING DOWN THE FORAKER RIVER
INTO LAKE MINCHUMINA. THE WATER LEVEL IN LAKE MINCHUMINA IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO RISE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


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