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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1039 PM AKST Mon Nov 30 2020


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Taiya Inlet and Klondike Highway-Haines Borough and Lynn Canal-
Glacier Bay-Eastern Chichagof Island-
Salisbury Sound to Cape Fairweather Coastal Area-
Cape Decision to Salisbury Sound Coastal Area-
Eastern Baranof Island and Southern Admiralty Island-
Juneau Borough and Northern Admiralty Island-
Inner Channels from Kupreanof Island to Etolin Island-
Including the cities of Skagway, Haines, Gustavus, Hoonah,
Elfin Cove, Pelican, Sitka, Port Alexander, Angoon, Juneau,
Petersburg, Wrangell, and Kake
1039 PM AKST Mon Nov 30 2020

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM AKST TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Eastern Gulf Coast...Central Inner Channels AND Northern Inner
  Channels...Including the following AREAS...Skagway, Haines,
  Gustavus, Sitka, Hoonah, Angoon, Juneau, Kake, Petersburg, and
  Wrangell.

* From 3 AM AKST Tuesday through late Wednesday night

* A strong storm will impact the panhandle producing heavy
  rainfall rates along with significant snowmelt. 48 hour
  rainfall totals are expected to range from 5 to 10 inches.
  Snow levels rise above 3000 feet across the north Tuesday
  afternoon and above 7000 feet for the central panhandle.

* There is increasing confidence that flooding of small streams
  and creeks will occur along with potential risk of debris
  flows or slides near steep terrain in prone areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A watch means conditions are favorable for the development of
flooding in and close to the watch area.

Persons living along streams should stay alert and be prepared to
take action if a warning or advisory is issued, or flooding is
observed.

&&

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