... Flood Watch remains in effect until 10 am akdt Saturday for
the Kuskokwim River at McGrath...
The Flood Watch continues for
* the Kuskokwim River at McGrath.
* Until 10 am akdt Saturday
* an ice jam has formed on the Kuskokwim River just downriver
from the McGrath Airport. River levels are rising and flooding
is possible until the ice jam releases.
* At 1045 PM Friday the river watch team reported that the water
has continued to rise and is near bank full. The low lying areas
are filling in with water. The water remains 4 ft below the
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
Residents of McGrath should monitor conditions and take
precautions to protect life and property.
Updated — 10:55 PM AKDT on May 24, 2013
Forecast for Nikolai (99691)
H 64° / L 46°
H 70° / L 50°
H 72° / L 48°
H 73° / L 52°
H 72° / L 45°
Partly cloudy. High of 64F. Winds less than 5 mph.Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 46F. Winds less than 5 mph.
Clear. High of 70F. Winds less than 5 mph.Sunday Night
Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 50F. Winds less than 5 mph.
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 72F. Winds less than 5 mph.Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 48F. Winds less than 5 mph.
Clear. High of 73F. Winds less than 5 mph.Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 52F. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly cloudy. High of 72F. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph.Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 45F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph.