...A FLOOD WARNING FOR A GLACIER-DAMMED LAKE OUTBURST REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 100 PM AKDT MONDAY FOR THE KENAI RIVER FROM KENAI
LAKE TO SKILAK LAKE...
The Snow glacier dammed lake released considerable water volumes
earlier this week. Water levels on the Snow River have now dropped
below action, but levels on the Kenai River are still at minor flood
stage. Expect minor flooding around Cooper Landing through Monday
The Kenai River at Kenai Keys may be bankfull for the next few days due to this
outburst event and incoming precipitation. This area is not forecasted to flood
at this time.
EXPECTED IMPACTS: Low-lying areas along the Kenai Lake and Kenai
River from Primrose road to Kenai Keys may be impacted.
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cooper Landing, Russian River, Primrose Campground, Skilak Lake and
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.