955  
WWAK87 PAJK 182337  
SPSAJK  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK  
337 PM AKDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
AKZ029-191145-  
MISTY FJORDS-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF HYDER  
337 PM AKDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
..GLACIAL DAMMED LAKE RELEASE INTO SALMON RIVER HAS ENDED
 
 
THE DAMMED LAKE BY THE AMERICAN GLACIER NEAR HYDER HAS RELEASED  
MOST OF THE WATER INTO THE SALMON RIVER, WHICH HAS CRESTED THIS  
MORNING AT A HEIGHT OF 26.2 FEET NEAR 9 AM AKDT. THE RIVER LEVELS  
HAVE STARTED FALLING RAPIDING THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON AND IS  
AT AT 24.1 FEET AS OF 2 PM. WE HAVE RECEIVED NO REPORTS OF  
FLOODING OR DAMAGE ON THIS EVENT.  
 

 
 
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