Eielson Air Force Base, AK

5:24 PM AKDT on August 20, 2019 (GMT -0800)
Eielson Air Force Base | | Change Station

Elev 548 ft 64.67 °N, 147.10 °W | Updated 28 minutes ago

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61 °F
Feels Like 61 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 8500 ft
Dew Point 33 °F
Humidity 36%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:51 AM 9:49 PM
Waning Gibbous, 74% visible
METAR PAEI 210056Z 00000KT 10SM SCT085 16/01 A2973 RMK AO2A SLP073 T01590008 $
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 8500 ft
Dew Point 33 °F
Humidity 36%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:51 AM 9:49 PM
Waning Gibbous, 74% visible
METAR PAEI 210056Z 00000KT 10SM SCT085 16/01 A2973 RMK AO2A SLP073 T01590008 $

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:04 AM AKDT Aug. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a

* flood advisory for...
the chena river basin upstream of the Moose Creek dam...

* until 800 am akdt Wednesday.

* The chena river near chena lakes fell below flood stage this
morning. However, water levels will continue to be high through
Wednesday morning.

* Areas along the upper chena river, including the chena Recreation
Area, will continue to see high water and ponding of water into
Wednesday. Areas near the chena river will likely still see some
ground water flooding as the water table will remain high for the
next few days. This will include the Freeman Road and the nordale
Road bridge areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 6486 14747 6485 14728 6482 14718 6487 14696
      6492 14676 6493 14638 6504 14626 6506 14624
      6505 14609 6492 14607 6487 14665 6481 14703
      6477 14717 6482 14734 6483 14746


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225 am akdt Tue Aug 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has extended the

* flood advisory for...
minor flooding along the Tanana river from Shaw creek to North
Pole.

* Until 545 PM akdt Wednesday.

* The Tanana river remains bankfull from the Salcha river downstream
to North Pole, and may flow over the bank is some areas. In
addition, ground water is rising to the surface many areas, and
people have reported flooding in basements in the area near the
Salcha store.

* Some locations that will experience minor flooding or groundwater
flooding include low lying areas between the Tanana river and the
Richardson Highway from the Salcha river to North Pole, including
the Salcha area. The Tanana river crested in this area Monday, and
will slowly receed over the next several days. Groundwater
flooding will remain for at least several more days.

* Impacts are expected to be flooding in basements, and flooding of
some driveways and roads in low lying areas between the Richardson
Highway and the Tanana river from the Salcha river to the chena
flood control project. The city of North Pole is protected by a
dike and will not see flooding, but basements and crawl spaces of
homes in North Pole could get ground water flooding over the next
several days.

Lat... Lon 6481 14745 6478 14729 6471 14711 6454 14699
      6452 14694 6449 14700 6444 14697 6434 14680
      6426 14604 6422 14612 6426 14696 6466 14723
      6476 14748


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146 PM akdt Mon Aug 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has extended the

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
the Tanana river from Fairbanks to east of the Tanana town site...

* until 145 PM akdt Wednesday.

* The Tanana river at Fairbanks crested late Sunday night and began
to recede Monday morning, but will remain high through at least
Tuesday morning.

* The Tanana at Nenana is cresting this afternoon, but will remain
steady into Tuesday. The river will begin falling Tuesday
afternoon but will remain above minor flood stage until Wednesday
afternoon. Afterward, river levels will remain high through the
rest of the week.

* Low lying areas along the Tanana river, including the Rosie Creek
Subdivision in Fairbanks, are currently experiencing minor
flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.



Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 6486 14747 6483 14746 6474 14750 6474 14790
      6462 14835 6452 14894 6459 14891 6461 14911
      6457 14922 6485 14932 6473 14994 6484 15040
      6491 15071 6482 15150 6509 15199 6514 15164
      6501 15072 6486 15000 6497 14924 6486 14902
      6464 14895 6470 14840 6478 14811 6486 14795


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