Weather Alerts for Matanuska Valley

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flood Advisory      

Flood Advisory  FLOOD ADVISORY   Flood Advisory

Areas Affected:
Susitna Valley
Effective: Tue, 6/19 10:55am Updated: Tue, 6/19 6:45pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 6/20 10:45pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

The National Weather Service in Anchorage has issued a
* Flood Advisory for...
The Yentna and Skwentna Rivers in the western Susitna Valley...
* Until 1045 PM AKDT Wednesday
* At 1050 AM AKDT, trained weather spotters reported heavy rain
causing minor flooding in Skwentna.
The Yentna River at Lake Creek is currently near moderate flood
stage of 21.5 ft and is expected to crest near 22.25 ft early
The Skwentna River is currently at 41.5 ft and is expected to crest
above the minor flood stage of 42.0 ft Tuesday evening.
Small streams in the area are running at or over bankfull.  Observer
reports water in yards and approaching buildings. There is also a
significant amount of debris coming downriver.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Skwentna. website

Dans Automotive

Lower Peninsula Power Sports

Freddies RoadHouse

Alaska Weather Net

United States Weather Group