Nikiski, AK (99635)

5:28 AM AKDT on September 25, 2017 (GMT -0800)
McGahan | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning

Elev 159 ft 60.73 °N, 151.30 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
43.6 °F
Feels Like 44 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Windchill 44 °F
Dew Point 43 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:58 AM 7:54 PM
Waxing Crescent, 27% visible
METAR PAEN 251253Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN045 OVC055 07/06 A2978 RMK AO2 RAB37E50 SLP087 P0000 T00720061 TSNO
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Windchill 44 °F
Dew Point 43 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:58 AM 7:54 PM
Waxing Crescent, 27% visible
METAR PAEN 251253Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN045 OVC055 07/06 A2978 RMK AO2 RAB37E50 SLP087 P0000 T00720061 TSNO

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:13 PM AKDT Sep. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning for a Glacier-dammed lake outburst remains in
effect until 100 PM akdt Monday for the Kenai River from Kenai
Lake to Skilak Lake...

The snow Glacier dammed lake released considerable water volumes
earlier this week. Water levels on the snow river have now dropped
below action, but levels on the Kenai River are still at minor flood
stage. Expect minor flooding around Cooper Landing through Monday
afternoon.

The Kenai River at Kenai Keys may be bankfull for the next few days due to this
outburst event and incoming precipitation. This area is not forecasted to flood
at this time.

Expected impacts: low-lying areas along the Kenai Lake and Kenai
River from Primrose Road to Kenai Keys may be impacted.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cooper Landing, Russian River, Primrose campground, Skilak Lake and
Kenai Lake.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


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