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WGAK87 PAJK 211240
FLSAJK

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
438 AM AKDT FRI AUG 21 2015

AKC110-211248-
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JUNEAU AK-
438 AM AKDT FRI AUG 21 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR MENDENHALL LAKE AND
RIVER IN JUNEAU...

THE HIGH WATER IS RECEDING QUICKLY WITH THE LAKE  LEVEL FALLING
NEARLY THREE QUARTERS OF A FOOT IN THE LAST 3 HOURS. MENDENHALL LAKE
CRESTED AT 9.2 FEET AT 1 AM AKDT FRIDAY. AT 415 AM THE LAKE WAS AT
8.6 FEET. THE MINOR FLOOD STAGE FOR MENDENHALL LAKE IS 9.0 FEET.
WITH THIS CREST HEIGHT THERE WOULD HAVE BEEN MINOR FLOODING OF THE
WEST GLACIER SPUR ROAD NEAR SKATERS CABIN AND WATER STARTING TO
SPREAD INTO THE CAMPGROUND NEARBY.

FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO POSE A THREAT. PLEASE CONTINUE TO
HEED ANY ROAD CLOSURES.

LAT...LON 5844 13452 5840 13454 5836 13464 5839 13466
      5840 13466

$$

BEZENEK


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