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Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 3:37 PM AKDT Jul. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Glacial dammed lake release into Salmon river has ended...

The dammed lake by the American Glacier near Hyder has released
most of the water into the Salmon river, which has crested this
morning at a height of 26.2 feet near 9 am akdt. The river levels
have started falling rapiding through the early afternoon and is
at at 24.1 feet as of 2 PM. We have received no reports of
flooding or damage on this event.




337 PM akdt Wed Jul 18 2018

... Glacial dammed lake release into Salmon river has ended...

The dammed lake by the American Glacier near Hyder has released
most of the water into the Salmon river, which has crested this
morning at a height of 26.2 feet near 9 am akdt. The river levels
have started falling rapiding through the early afternoon and is
at at 24.1 feet as of 2 PM. We have received no reports of
flooding or damage on this event.




337 PM akdt Wed Jul 18 2018

... Glacial dammed lake release into Salmon river has ended...

The dammed lake by the American Glacier near Hyder has released
most of the water into the Salmon river, which has crested this
morning at a height of 26.2 feet near 9 am akdt. The river levels
have started falling rapiding through the early afternoon and is
at at 24.1 feet as of 2 PM. We have received no reports of
flooding or damage on this event.





604 am akdt Wed Jul 18 2018

... Glacial dammed lake release into Salmon river ongoing...

The dammed lake by the American Glacier near Hyder continues to
release water into the Salmon river. At this time, no impacts have
been reported; however, flooding along the Salmon River Road near
9 mile is possible during the event. As of 6 am Wednesday, river
gauge levels are at 26 feet. The Salmon river is expected to crest
near 27 feet sometime Wednesday.


604 am akdt Wed Jul 18 2018

... Glacial dammed lake release into Salmon river ongoing...

The dammed lake by the American Glacier near Hyder continues to
release water into the Salmon river. At this time, no impacts have
been reported; however, flooding along the Salmon River Road near
9 mile is possible during the event. As of 6 am Wednesday, river
gauge levels are at 26 feet. The Salmon river is expected to crest
near 27 feet sometime Wednesday.


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