959  
WGAK89 PAFG 162327  
FLSAFG  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
325 PM AKDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
AKZ224-190030-  
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UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-  
325 PM AKDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
RAIN AND SNOWMELT IN...  
TETLIN VILLAGE ROAD...  
 
* UNTIL 430 PM AKDT FRIDAY  
 
* FLOODING CONTINUES AT MILE 5.3 OF THE TETLIN VILLAGE ROAD WITH THE  
ROAD REMAINING IMPASSIBLE TO VEHICLES. THE FLOODING IS CAUSED BY  
HIGH WATER ON THE TANANA RIVER THAT IS FLOWING INTO LOW AREAS  
ALONG THE TETLIN VILLAGE ROAD.  
 
* FLOOD WATERS REMAIN IN THE FOREST ALONG THE ALASKA HIGHWAY FROM  
MILEPOST 1305 TO 1307. WATER IS FLOWING FREELY THROUGH THE  
CULVERTS UNDER THE ROAD. THERE ARE NO IMPACTS TO THE ALASKA  
HIGHWAY AT THIS TIME.  
 
* WATER LEVELS ON THE TANANA RIVER ARE FALLING AND FLOODWATERS ARE  
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO RECEDE THIS WEEK. IT MAY TAKE MANY DAYS OR  
LONGER FOR THE WATER TO FALL LOW ENOUGH TO MAKE THE TETLIN ROAD  
PASSABLE.  
 
RESIDENTS SHOULD USE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING IN THESE AREAS AND  
AVOID DRIVING INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER IS COVERING THE ROAD.  
 
LAT...LON 6333 14266 6328 14266 6325 14264 6323 14260  
6322 14260 6322 14262 6323 14265 6323 14273  
6327 14277 6328 14277 6332 14276  
 

 
 
EWP  
 
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