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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1010 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

AKZ029-240215-
MISTY FJORDS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...HYDER
1010 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SALMON RIVER REMAINS HIGH DUE TO GLACIER DAM RELEASE...

GAUGE DATA FOR THE SALMON RIVER NEAR HYDER APPREARS TO BE
LEVELING OFF. LEVELS HAVE BEEN HOVERING AROUND A PEAK OF 27.4 FEET
SINCE 7 AM AKDT. EXPECT THE RIVER LEVEL TO FALL STEADILY OVER THE
NEXT TWO DAYS BACK TO NORMAL LEVELS IF THIS TREND CONTINUES.
DEBRIS HAS BEEN REPORTED FLOWING DOWN THE RIVER INTO PORTLAND
CANAL. FLOAT PLANES USING PORTLAND CANAL FOR TAKEOFF OR LANDING
SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION.


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