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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:25 AM AKDT Aug. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has extended the

* flood advisory for...
minor flooding along the Tanana river from Shaw creek to North
Pole.

* Until 545 PM akdt Wednesday.

* The Tanana river remains bankfull from the Salcha river downstream
to North Pole, and may flow over the bank is some areas. In
addition, ground water is rising to the surface many areas, and
people have reported flooding in basements in the area near the
Salcha store.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding or groundwater
flooding include low lying areas between the Tanana river and the
Richardson Highway from the Salcha river to North Pole, including
the Salcha area. The Tanana river crested in this area Monday, and
will slowly receed over the next several days. Groundwater
flooding will remain for at least several more days.

* Impacts are expected to be flooding in basements, and flooding of
some driveways and roads in low lying areas between the Richardson
Highway and the Tanana river from the Salcha river to the chena
flood control project. The city of North Pole is protected by a
dike and will not see flooding, but basements and crawl spaces of
homes in North Pole could get ground water flooding over the next
several days.

Lat... Lon 6481 14745 6478 14729 6471 14711 6454 14699
      6452 14694 6449 14700 6444 14697 6434 14680
      6426 14604 6422 14612 6426 14696 6466 14723
      6476 14748


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:25 AM AKDT Aug. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has extended the

* flood advisory for...
minor flooding along the Tanana river from Shaw creek to North
Pole.

* Until 545 PM akdt Wednesday.

* The Tanana river remains bankfull from the Salcha river downstream
to North Pole, and may flow over the bank is some areas. In
addition, ground water is rising to the surface many areas, and
people have reported flooding in basements in the area near the
Salcha store.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding or groundwater
flooding include low lying areas between the Tanana river and the
Richardson Highway from the Salcha river to North Pole, including
the Salcha area. The Tanana river crested in this area Monday, and
will slowly receed over the next several days. Groundwater
flooding will remain for at least several more days.

* Impacts are expected to be flooding in basements, and flooding of
some driveways and roads in low lying areas between the Richardson
Highway and the Tanana river from the Salcha river to the chena
flood control project. The city of North Pole is protected by a
dike and will not see flooding, but basements and crawl spaces of
homes in North Pole could get ground water flooding over the next
several days.

Lat... Lon 6481 14745 6478 14729 6471 14711 6454 14699
      6452 14694 6449 14700 6444 14697 6434 14680
      6426 14604 6422 14612 6426 14696 6466 14723
      6476 14748


Jb


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