River Statement
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1129 AM AKDT SUN OCT 23 2016

...ICE SAFETY AWARENESS...

2 INCHES OR LESS:  STAY OFF!
3-5 INCHES: SAFE FOR A SMALL GROUP OF PEOPLE
5 INCHES: SAFE FOR A SNOWMACHINE
8-12 INCHES: SAFE FOR A CAR OR SMALL PICKUP
12-15 INCHES: SAFE FOR A MEDIUM TRUCK

REMEMBER:  WATER WILL BEGIN TO FREEZE FROM THE SHORELINE OUTWARD.
JUST BECAUSE ICE IS A SAFE THICKNESS NEAR THE SHORE DOES NOT MEAN
IT IS SAFE ACROSS THE ENTIRE LAKE OR RIVER.

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