Flood watch

Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
444 AM AKDT SUN OCT 27 2013

...FLOODING POTENTIAL FOR AREAS AROUND PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND...

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WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...
MOOSE PASS
444 AM AKDT SUN OCT 27 2013

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND.

* FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.
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* A LARGE AND SLOW MOVING WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAINFALL TO THE SOUTHERN MAINLAND TODAY INTO MONDAY. THIS STORM WILL BRING COPIOUS TROPICAL MOISTURE WITH IT...RESULTING IN HEAVY RAINFALL BEING LIKELY WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 5 INCHES POSSIBLE. THIS IN TURN MAY LEAD TO CONSIDERABLE RISES OF AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS TO FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING. THIS INCLUDES THE RESURRECTION RIVER NEAR SEWARD. * IMPACTS...RAPID WATER LEVEL INCREASES ON STREAMS AND RIVERS DRAINING INTO RESURRECTION BAY INCLUDING THE RESURRECTION RIVER. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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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