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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.

Please carefully read each posted Warning and Alert as it relates to the area(s) being affected. We provide a wider range of issued warnings for surrounding cities and counties, so some alerts may not directly impact this location. This is done to help with preparing for severe weather that may overlap or be heading towards Juneau.

Use the Radar Maps link provided to understand the trajectory of a storm.

Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory issued June 24 at 8:53AM AKDT until June 26 at 7:00PM AKDT by NWS Juneau AK

Warm daytime and overnight temperatures have continued the melting of high elevation snowpack and glacier ice to produce minor flooding along the Chilkat River. Warm temperatures will trend up through the beginning of the week, causing continued daily rises. * WHAT...Flooding caused by snowmelt continues. * WHERE...The Chilkat River near areas around Mile Post 14 and 24 of the Haines Highway, near Klukwan and the Chilkat River Bridge. * WHEN...Until 700 PM AKDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 851 AM AKDT, River gauge reports indicate rises in water levels from snowmelt in areas around mile post 14 and 24 of the Haines Highway, near Klukwan and the Chilkat River Bridge. Minor flooding is ongoing, especially near the Chilkat River. - Please send reports of impacts and pictures of those impacts with specific location information to the National Weather Service forecast office in Juneau by email (juneau.weather@noaa.gov), or via X, or Facebook. - For Chilkat River at Klukwan: At 8:00am the stage was 126.4 feet. Flood Stage is 126.0 feet. Forecast: Crests between 126.0 and 126.5 feet are likely over the next several days. Daily minimums in water levels at the Chilkat River Bridge will occur at around 10pm and daily crests at around 10am are expected. Impacts: At 126.0 feet: Bankfull stage. Water will begin to flood backyards along the Chilkat River in the village of Klukwan. At 126.5 feet: Expect flooding of yards and bank erosion near the Jilkaat Kwan Cultural Heritage Center Campus Traditional Knowledge camp in the village of Klukwan. Water will flood lower elevations in backyards along the Chilkat River near Klukwan and start to impact some smokehouse and a river access road. - For the Klehini River: Daily water level peaks at the 26 mile bridge gauge will occur near midnight. - If you live near or along the Chilkat river, stay alert and be prepared to take action.

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Area
Haines Borough and Klukwan

Dense Smoke Advisory

Dense Smoke Advisory issued June 24 at 6:20AM AKDT until June 24 at 12:00PM AKDT by NWS Fairbanks AK

* WHAT...Visibility one mile or less in dense smoke. * WHERE...Fairbanks Metro Area. * WHEN...Until noon AKDT today. * IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Smoke will lift and conditions will improve late this morning, however dense smoke will likely return late this evening. Smoke will be dense at times throughout the early to middle part of this week.

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Area
Fairbanks Metro Area

Dense Smoke Advisory

Dense Smoke Advisory issued June 24 at 6:20AM AKDT until June 26 at 10:00AM AKDT by NWS Fairbanks AK

* WHAT...Visibility less than one mile in dense smoke. * WHERE...Tanana Flats and Eielson AFB and Salcha. Richardson Highway between Salcha and Birch Lake. * WHEN...Until 10 AM AKDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility.

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Area
Tanana Flats; Eielson AFB and Salcha
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