Weather Alerts for Lower Kuskokwim Valley

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
LOWER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY

Areas Affected:
Kuskokwim Delta
Effective: Sat, 5/8 2:06pm Updated: Sun, 5/9 6:25am Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun, 5/9 10:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR THE
KUSKOKWIM RIVER INCLUDING THE VILLAGES OF UPPER KALSKAG, LOWER
KALSKAG, TULUKSAK, AKIAK, KWETHLUK, AND AKIACHAK...
The Flood Watch continues for
* The Kuskokwim River including Upper Kalskag, Lower Kalskag,
Tuluksak, Akiak, Kwethluk, and Akiachak.
* Through Sunday morning
* Currently high water and flooding possible due to potential
ice jams on Kuskokwim River. Water levels are high from
snowmelt. As the breakup front moves down river, expect higher
water and flooding of low lying areas. Reports from aircraft
and local observers indicate the ice is not especially strong.
Therefore, major flooding from ice jams is not expected, but
minor flooding is likely.
* Flooding of low lying areas is likely. Move belongings to
higher ground.

Information:
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding.
You are encouraged to closely monitor this weather situation.
Preparation for this potentially dangerous weather event should
begin now.



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