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AGAK78 PACR 022300  
HMDACR  
 
HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION  
NWS ALASKA PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER ANCHORAGE AK  
300 PM AKDT WED SEP 02 2015  
   
..FLOOD POTENTIAL
 
 
 
HIGH WATER LEVELS ARE RISING ALONG THE SNOW RIVER AND KENAI LAKE.  
MINOR FLOODING ALONG SNOW RIVER AND KENAI LAKE (ESPECIALLY PRIMROSE  
CAMPGROUND) IS OR WILL OCCUR. SLOW RISE EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT  
COUPLE DAYS BEFORE RECEDING.  
 
FLOOD POTENTIAL IS CURRENTLY LOW OVER THE REST OF THE STATE.  
   
..HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
 
 
 
UPPER RIDGING DOMINATING MAINLAND ALASKA. UPPER LOW IS DEPARTING FAR  
SOUTHERN PANHANDLE. A WEAK TROUGH AXIS WITH AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE  
LOW HAS MOVED ASHORE OVER SOUTHWESTERN ALASKA. THE SURFACE LOW IS  
EXPECTED TO MOVE EASTWARD ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA...  
SPREADING RAIN ACROSS THE GULF COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOUTHWEST  
MAINLAND AND PORTIONS OF THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS CAN EXPECT UP TO A  
HALF INCH OF RAIN THROUGH TONIGHT. UP TO AN INCH OF RAIN FOR PARTS  
OF SOUTH-CENTRAL ALASKA FOR THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT. RAIN AREA  
MOVES OVER SOUTHEAST ALASKA FOR FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.  
   
..PRECIPITATION
 
 
SELECTED PRECIPITATION TOTALS FOR THE 24 HOURS ENDING AT 4 AM TODAY:  
 
LOCATION NAME PE TS 24 HR  
======== ==== == == =====  
PAVC KING COVE PP RZ : 1.46  
KLWA2 HOLLIS PP RZ : 1.12  
ECBA2 EAGLECREST BASE PP RZ : 0.96  
PANT ANNETTE PP RZ : 0.80  
AUKA2 AUKE BAY LARC PP RZ : 0.70  
META2 AK METLAKATLA 6S PP RG : 0.69  
JNAA2 JUNEAU DOWNTOWN PP RZ : 0.66  
HOOA2 HOONAH PP RZ : 0.62  
DDHA2 DEADHORSE 3S PP RG : 0.62  
SUGA2 SUGARLOAF MOUNTAIN PC RM : 0.60  
JDWA2 JUNEAU DOUGLAS WWTP PP RZ : 0.60  
WLVA2 WOLVERINE GLACIER NR PP RG : 0.55  
   
..LONG RANGE
 
 
THE 6 TO 10 DAY TEMPERATURE OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF  
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES OVER THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE STATE. THE  
NORTH SLOPE HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES.  
 
THE 6 TO 10 DAY PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF  
ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION OVER THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE  
STATE...INCLUDING THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS AND THE PANHANDLE.  
 
PLEASE REFER TO THE CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER HOME PAGE FOR FURTHER  
INFORMATION.  
   
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A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE HYDROMET DISCUSSION IS AVAILABLE AT  
HTTP://APRFC.ARH.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/GHMD.PHP  
 
A GRAPHICAL SLIDE SHOW PRESENTATION OF HYDROMET ISSUES IS AVAILABLE  
AT HTTP://APRFC.ARH.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/PRESENT  

 
 
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