AKZ121 - Kenai Peninsula

WGAK88PAFC_AKZ121
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AKZ121-050245-
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WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
637 AM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  THE KENAI RIVER FROM KENAI LAKE TO SKILAK LAKE

* UNTIL 645 PM AKDT FRIDAY

* THE SNOW GLACIER-DAMMED LAKE IN THE KENAI MOUNTAINS HAS RELEASED 
  AND IS SENDING ADDITIONAL WATER INTO KENAI LAKE AND THE KENAI 
  RIVER. WATER LEVELS ON THE KENAI RIVER AT COOPER LANDING ARE 
  APPROACHING 12.5 FT THIS MORNING AND CONTINUING TO RISE. MINOR 
  FLOOD STAGE IS AT 13.0 FT AND IS EXPECTED TO BE REACHED AROUND 
  MIDDAY THURSDAY. A CREST AROUND 13.5 FT IS NOW EXPECTED BY 10 AM 
  AKDT FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS: WATER LEVELS ALONG THE KENAI RIVER UPSTREAM OF SKILAK 
  LAKE ARE EXPECTED TO BE AT OR ABOVE BANK FULL WITH LOW-LYING AREAS 
  LIKELY FLOODED.

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.

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LAT...LON 6051 14981 6046 14979 6046 15010 6042 15015
      6044 15021 6051 15012

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FPAK51PAFC_AKZ121
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AKZ121-041345-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
729 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM AKDT FRIDAY FOR
THE KENAI RIVER FROM KENAI LAKE TO SKILAK LAKE...
.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. OTHERWISE...MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED EVENING SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 40S.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        46     57     42     60  / 100     50     30      0
SOLDOTNA     47     57     41     62  / 100     50     30      0
HOMER        48     57     46     61  / 100     60     40      0



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