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Special Statement

Statement as of 8:08 PM AKDT on August 26, 2016

Expires 8:45 PM EDT on August 27, 2016


... High water levels on rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many rivers and streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk
river at Kiana has more than quadrupled its flow over the last 5
days. Reports from the Noatak river indicate that many gravel bars
are submerged and soils are Saturday. Pilot reports indicate that
flooding is occurring on portions of the Kelly river and aggie
creek... and that water levels are high on the upper reaches of the
Noatak river.

Water levels on rivers and streams draining out of the western
Brooks range are expected to remain high through the weekend.
Hunters... pilots... and operators of air charter services should
be aware that some Landing areas may be inundated and that the
high water may cause increased debris to be moving downstream.






808 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels on rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many rivers and streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk
river at Kiana has more than quadrupled its flow over the last 5
days. Reports from the Noatak river indicate that many gravel bars
are submerged and soils are Saturday. Pilot reports indicate that
flooding is occurring on portions of the Kelly river and aggie
creek... and that water levels are high on the upper reaches of the
Noatak river.

Water levels on rivers and streams draining out of the western
Brooks range are expected to remain high through the weekend.
Hunters... pilots... and operators of air charter services should
be aware that some Landing areas may be inundated and that the
high water may cause increased debris to be moving downstream.







808 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels on rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many rivers and streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk
river at Kiana has more than quadrupled its flow over the last 5
days. Reports from the Noatak river indicate that many gravel bars
are submerged and soils are Saturday. Pilot reports indicate that
flooding is occurring on portions of the Kelly river and aggie
creek... and that water levels are high on the upper reaches of the
Noatak river.

Water levels on rivers and streams draining out of the western
Brooks range are expected to remain high through the weekend.
Hunters... pilots... and operators of air charter services should
be aware that some Landing areas may be inundated and that the
high water may cause increased debris to be moving downstream.






754 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels on rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many rivers and streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk
river at Kiana has more than quadrupled its flow over the last 5
days. Reports from the Noatak river indicate that many gravel bars
are submerged and soils are Saturday. Pilot reports indicate that
flooding is occurring on portions of the Kelly river and aggie
creek... and that water levels are high on the upper reaches of the
Noatak river.

Water levels on rivers and streams draining out of the western
Brooks range are expected to remain high through the weekend.
Hunters... pilots... and operators of air charter services should
be aware that some Landing areas may be inundated and that the
high water may cause increased debris to be moving downstream.



754 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels on rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many rivers and streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk
river at Kiana has more than quadrupled its flow over the last 5
days. Reports from the Noatak river indicate that many gravel bars
are submerged and soils are Saturday. Pilot reports indicate that
flooding is occurring on portions of the Kelly river and aggie
creek... and that water levels are high on the upper reaches of the
Noatak river.

Water levels on rivers and streams draining out of the western
Brooks range are expected to remain high through the weekend.
Hunters... pilots... and operators of air charter services should
be aware that some Landing areas may be inundated and that the
high water may cause increased debris to be moving downstream.



754 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels on rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many rivers and streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk
river at Kiana has more than quadrupled its flow over the last 5
days. Reports from the Noatak river indicate that many gravel bars
are submerged and soils are Saturday. Pilot reports indicate that
flooding is occurring on portions of the Kelly river and aggie
creek... and that water levels are high on the upper reaches of the
Noatak river.

Water levels on rivers and streams draining out of the western
Brooks range are expected to remain high through the weekend.
Hunters... pilots... and operators of air charter services should
be aware that some Landing areas may be inundated and that the
high water may cause increased debris to be moving downstream.




219 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels for rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk at Kiana has
more than quadrupled its flow over the past 5 days. Reports from
the Noatak river indicate many gravel bars are submerged and soils
are saturated.

Rain showers tonight through Saturday may produce light rainfall
less than a quarter of an inch. Expect high water to remain
through the weekend and be aware of increased debris coming
downstream. No flooding has been observed.


219 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels for rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk at Kiana has
more than quadrupled its flow over the past 5 days. Reports from
the Noatak river indicate many gravel bars are submerged and soils
are saturated.

Rain showers tonight through Saturday may produce light rainfall
less than a quarter of an inch. Expect high water to remain
through the weekend and be aware of increased debris coming
downstream. No flooding has been observed.


219 PM akdt Fri Aug 26 2016

... High water levels for rivers draining from the western Brooks
range...

Heavy rainfall in the western Brooks range last weekend has caused
rises on many streams in northwest Alaska. The Kobuk at Kiana has
more than quadrupled its flow over the past 5 days. Reports from
the Noatak river indicate many gravel bars are submerged and soils
are saturated.

Rain showers tonight through Saturday may produce light rainfall
less than a quarter of an inch. Expect high water to remain
through the weekend and be aware of increased debris coming
downstream. No flooding has been observed.



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