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NGAK87 PAJK 072149  
HCMAJK  
 
HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL COORDINATION MESSAGE  
ALASKA-PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK  
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 7 2018  
 
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CONTACT:  
CELINE VAN BREUKELEN 266-5161 350-9219 (CELL PHONE AFTER 5 PM)  
HAS DESK 266-5164 HAS CELL PHONE 350-9221  
 
LOCATION:  
 
PRODUCT TYPE: WATCH  
 
EXPIRATION TIME: THURSDAY 10AM  
 
PRIMARY CAUSE: RAINFALL  
 
REASON FOR WARNING/ADVISORY:  
 
HEAVY PRECIPITATION IN THE JUNEAU AREA IS FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 48 HOURS,  
ESPECIALLY IN THE GLACIATED HEADWATERS OF THE MENDENHALL.  
 
ALTHOUGH SUICIDE GLACIER DAMMED LAKE HAS ALREADY HAD ITS MAJOR RELEASE THIS  
SUMMER, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR A SMALLER RELEASE TO OCCUR AS A RESULT OF THE  
RAINFALL. A SMALL RELEASE WOULD CAUSE SOME STEEP RISES IN THE MENDENHALL  
RIVER BUT SHOULD NOT RESULT IN SIGNIFICANTLY MORE FLOODING.  
 
 
 
EXPECTED IMPACTS:  
 
COMMENTS:  
 

 
 
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