Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
708 PM AKDT Thu Apr 12 2018

AKZ224-131600-
Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-
Including Tok, Tanacross, Eagle, Tetlin, Northway, Alcan,
Chicken, and Boundary
708 PM AKDT Thu Apr 12 2018

...Heavy runoff possible...

Potential for heavy snowmelt and runoff expected through Friday
evening.

Temperatures have risen into the 50s along the AlCan border today
and Freezing Levels will remain high most of the night creating
the potential for heavy snowmelt conditions. Overnight lows for
most areas will be below freezing, but only for a few hours.
Temperatures will cool Friday, but still warm to the upper 30s and
40s

Any heavy runoff will move to the rivers and streams, and open
rivers and streams may see minor rises, while heavy overflow will
be possible on the frozen rivers and streams.

Temperatures will start cooling Friday slowing the melting.

For the latest forecasts go to www.weather.gov/fairbanks

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