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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
129 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

AKZ025-280500-
JUNEAU BOROUGH AND NORTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JUNEAU
129 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...MENDENHALL LAKE IS RISING THIS AFTERNOON...

THE MENDENHALL LAKE IS APPROACHING BANKFULL. AT 1215 PM THE LAKE
WAS AT A STAGE OF 7.4 FEET AND CONTINUES TO RISE. INHERENT
UNCERTAINTY IN INITIAL GLACIAL LAKE VOLUME WILL RESULT IN VARYING
CREST HEIGHT AND TIMING. THE LAKE IS FORECAST TO CREST LATE
SUNDAY MORNING AT A HEIGHT OF 8.6 FEET. AT THIS TIME...NO
SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED BY 9 PM AKDT TONIGHT OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

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