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Emergency Post 8

Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:30 a.m.   *New Information:   Crews worked throughout the night at the Lowell Creek Waterfall to maintain the bridge out to Lowell Point.  Crews continue to assess and repair flooded areas according to priority.   There is an electrical outage on Lois Way and […]

Flooding in Seward!

The Lowell creek waterfall has breeched its banks! City worker Mike Moore continues the struggle to save the bridge connecting Seward to Lowell Point. As workers struggle through the night, the question remains: will the bridge hold up to the relentless debris thrown down from lowell creek drainage? So far, […]

Old Mill Flood Photos

Old Mill Flood Photos

By Matthew Jones I heard you were looking for some photos. The rain slowed down a bit so I finally had a chance to grab the camera. I couldn’t get to the other parts of the subdivision because the water was too high to safely cross.  

NWS FLOOD UPDATE-THURSDAY 2-6+ INCHES OF RAIN EXPECTED TODAY

Flood Warning FLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 1222 AM AKDT THU SEP 20 2012 AKZ125-210200- /O.EXT.PAFC.FA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-120921T0200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ 1222 AM AKDT THU SEP 20 2012 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS EXTENDED THE * FLOOD WARNING FOR WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND INCLUDING SEWARD KENAI LAKE TWENTYMILE RIVER NEAR […]

Save your good water

ATTENTION SEWARD FAMILIES: Now is the time to save drinking water for the days to come. Sometimes, during flood situations, water treatment plants become overwhelmed and have to shut down for short periods of time, and this leads to problems with quality control and drinking water supplies. A very easy […]

Emergency Post #7

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 8:30 p.m. *New Information: New road closure – Nash Road is closed at mile 2 due to road erosion. This will likely be the last public notice until tomorrow morning, unless additional notices are needed. Crews will continue to work through the night at the […]

Latest City Emergency Info

Latest City Emergency Info

City of Seward #6 Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. *New Information: This will likely be the last public notice until tomorrow morning, unless additional notices are needed. Crews will continue to work through the night at the Lowell Creek Waterfall. The Emergency Operations Center will remain open throughout […]

Newest Emergency Information:

From City of Seward, 6:30 p.m. September 19: Confirmation has been received that school is cancelled tomorrow for students at Seward Elementary, Middle, and High Schools. Crews continue to assess and repair damages to roadways. The shelter at Seward High School is up and running and taking those needing assistance. […]

No School Thursday

►ALERT: School is cancelled on Thursday, September 20, 2012, at: Moose Pass School Seward Elementary Seward High School Seward Middle School Any additional two-hour delays or closures for Central Peninsula or Southern Peninsula schools will be determined and posted at 5:30 a.m., Thursday, September 20, 2012. Please check the KPBSD […]

City Flood Update #4

City Flood Update #4

City of Seward #4 Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. *New Information: Conditions are projected to improve, rain likely to continue but at a lesser rate. A shelter is being established Seward High School for those needing shelter. Please use the Gym/Pool door and proceed to the gym for […]

NWS FLOOD UPDATE

Flood Warning FLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 335 PM AKDT WED SEP 19 2012 AKZ125-201200- /O.NEW.PAFC.FA.W.0010.120919T2335Z-120920T1200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ 335 PM AKDT WED SEP 19 2012 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR WIDESPREAD MAJOR FLOODING IN SEWARD * UNTIL 400 AM AKDT THURSDAY […]