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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1133 AM AKDT SUN SEP 14 2014

AKZ145-151930-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SUSITNA VALLEY-
1133 AM AKDT SUN SEP 14 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  RIVERS AND STREAMS IN THE WESTERN SUSITNA VALLEY...

* UNTIL 1130 AM AKDT MONDAY

* RAINFALL OVER THE LAST FEW DAYS... PARTICULARLY IN THE HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS OF THE AREA... HAVE RESULTED IN RISING STAGE OF THE
  YENTNA RIVER AT LAKE CREEK AND YENTNA RIVER NEAR SUSITNA STATION.
  THE YENTNA RIVER AT LAKE CREEK IS EXPECTED TO PEAK AT 21.3 FEET
  (MINOR FLOOD STAGE) AT ABOUT 1100 PM AKDT SUN SEP 14. RIVER LEVELS
  AT YENTNA RIVER AT LAKE CREEK ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE MINOR
  FLOOD STAGE UNTIL AROUND MIDDAY ON MON SEP 15. RIVER STAGE AT
  YENTNA RIVER NEAR SUSITNA STATION WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND REACH
  19.5 FEET ON MON SEP 15 AT 400 AM.

* WATER LEVELS HAVE RISEN SIGNIFICANTLY OVER THE LAST 48 HOURS AND
  RESIDENTS AND RECREATIONAL USERS SHOULD BE AWARE THAT STREAM
  CROSSINGS THAT WERE DONE EARLIER IN THE WEEK MAY BE HAZARDOUS AT
  CURRENT LEVELS. GRAVEL BARS MAY BECOME INUNDATED OR SEPARATED FROM
  THE SHORE BY THE HIGH WATER. TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND
  PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 6250 15096 6183 15062 6180 15110 6184 15241
      6247 15192

$$

AMD



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