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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
442 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014


AKZ222-030000-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
442 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR
THE CHENA AND CHATANIKA RIVER BASINS...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* THE CHENA...LITTLE CHENA...AND CHATANIKA RIVER BASINS.

* THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

* ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN WILL FALL OVER THE CHENA...LITTLE
  CHENA...AND CHATANIKA RIVER BASINS THROUGH TUESDAY. LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG WEST FACING SLOPES.

* RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE THE CHENA...LITTLE
  CHENA...AND CHATANIKA RIVERS TO RISE RAPIDLY TO BANKFULL
  LEVELS. FLOODING IS POSSIBLE IN LOW LYING AREAS TUESDAY
  THROUGH THURSDAY. GRAVEL BARS WILL BE FLOODED AND INCREASED
  DEBRIS WILL BE MOVING DOWN THESE RIVERS. WATER MAY ALSO FLOOD
  MILEPOST 36.9 CHENA HOT SPRINGS ROAD AND OTHER AREAS OF THE
  CHENA RIVER RECREATION AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

YOU SHOULD MONITOR FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD
WARNINGS. HUNTERS...CAMPERS...AND OTHERS IN AREAS PRONE TO
FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING
DEVELOP.

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

&&

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