Severe Weather Alerts - Eielson AFB, AK

  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Weather Statement in effect until 6:00 AM AKDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

RISING STAGES ON AREA RIVERS

A WEATHER FRONT REMAINS OVER EASTERN INTERIOR ALASKA AND THEWESTERN ALASKA RANGE. AS OF FRIDAY EVENING SUBSTANTIAL RAIN HADFALLEN FROM THE TANANA RIVER NORTH...WITH MORE EXPECTED. THE FRONTCONTINUES TO MOVE SOUTH AND EAST. A PERIOD OF STEADY RAIN WITH THEPASSAGE OF THE FRONT IS FOLLOWED BY INTERMITTENT RAIN...WHICH WILLGRADUALLY BECOME LESS FREQUENT THROUGH SATURDAY AND SATURDAYNIGHT. TOTAL RAINFALL BETWEEN THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH AND ONEAND ONE HALF INCHES IS EXPECTED THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...MOST OFWHICH WILL FALL BY EARLY SATURDAY.

THIS RAIN WILL BE SUFFICIENT TO CAUSE NOTICEABLE RISES ONAREA RIVERS. FLOODING OF ROADS OR STRUCTURES IS NOT EXPECTED ATTHIS TIME... BUT SOME STREAMS WILL RISE ABOVE BANKFULL...GRAVELBARS WILL BE SUBMERGED...AND BANK EROSION WILL OCCUR IN SOMEAREAS.

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