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Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water depth and road condition may be unsafe. Additional information is available at https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/ Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio... or your local radio and TV stations.

Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued May 26 at 12:31PM AKDT until May 29 at 2:15PM AKDT by NWS Fairbanks AK

* WHAT...Flooding caused by snowmelt continues. * WHERE...Porcupine River near Fort Yukon. * WHEN...Until 215 PM AKDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Flooding is occuring in sloughs and other low-lying areas on the east side of Fort Yukon. The water level in Fort Yukon will crest early next week. Flooding will continue into the middle of next week with the water receding very slowly next week. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 100 PM AKDT Friday, a river observer reported flooding of sloughs, low areas and some low lying roads east of Fort Yukon. The observer reported that the water was rising rapidly and was 6 inches to 1 ft below low section of the runway in Fort Yukon. Over the weekend, satellite and gages continue to show high water upstream on the Porcupine. Water levels are expected to crest early next week. - Some locations that will experience flooding include... Fort Yukon. - http://www.weather.gov/aprfc

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Area
Yukon Flats

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued May 25 at 8:39AM AKDT until May 26 at 4:00PM AKDT by NWS Fairbanks AK

* WHAT...Flooding caused by an ice jam continues to be possible. * WHERE...Yukon River in the Yukon Delta. * WHEN...Through Sunday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Ice jams may result in flooding along the Yukon River over the Yukon Delta. Low lying areas near Nunam Iqua and Kotlik have potential to flood through Sunday. If an ice jam shifts water could rise rapidly. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - The Yukon River breakup is pushing across the Yukon Delta. Ice has jammed up near Kotlik with high water on the river but no flooding reports in Kotlik. There is still a risk of flooding at Nunam Iqua and Kotlik should the ice shift and push water towards the towns. - Http://www.weather.gov/aprfc - Please stay tuned to NOAA weather radio or your favorite local weather news source for updates on this situation. - If you live near or along the Yukon River on the Yukon Delta move valuables to higher ground, stay alert and be prepared to take action.

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Area
Yukon Delta Coast
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