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WGAK88PAFC_AKZ141
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AKZ141-260045-
/O.NEW.PAFC.FA.Y.0014.140923T0048Z-140926T0045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
443 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  TAZLINA LAKE AND THE TAZLINA RIVER NEAR GLENNALLEN...

* UNTIL 445 PM AKDT THURSDAY

* A GLACIER DAMMED LAKE ON THE EITHER THE TAZLINA OR NELCHINA 
  GLACIER IS LIKELY RELEASING. THE TAZLINA RIVER HAS BEEN RISING 
  STEADILY OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS. AS OF 430 PM MONDAY IT WAS AT A 
  STAGE OF 28.30 FEET...JUST BELOW THE BANKFULL STAGE OF 28.5 FEET. 
  THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND IS EXPECTED TO CREST EARLY 
  WEDNESDAY MORNING NEAR MINOR FLOOD STAGE OF 31 FEET. 

EXPECTED IMPACTS: RAPID RISES IN WATER LEVELS ARE POSSIBLE ON 
TAZLINA LAKE AND THE RIVER DOWNSTREAM OF TAZLINA LAKE INCLUDING THE 
AREA AROUND THE RICHARDSON HIGHWAY BRIDGE. ALL PERSONS WITH 
INTERESTS NEAR THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE WATER LEVELS OVER THE 
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED. 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 6208 14540 6203 14538 6205 14588 6192 14637
      6183 14658 6196 14667 6208 14616 6210 14572

$$
FPAK51PAFC_AKZ141
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AKZ141-231500-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
450 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

UPDATED

...FLOOD ADVISORY UNTIL 445 PM AKDT THURSDAY FOR TAZLINA LAKE AND
THE TAZLINA RIVER NEAR GLENNALLEN...

.TONIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING EAST OF
GLENNALLEN...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY OTHERWISE. LITTLE TO NO
SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S...COOLEST THROUGH THE
PASSES. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 20S AND 30S...COOLEST THROUGH THE
PASSES. NORTHWEST WIND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S EXCEPT AROUND 40
THROUGH THE PASSES. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS
IN THE 40S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   33     49     30     46  /   0      0     20      0



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