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FZAK78 PAFC 061958
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1158 AM AKDT FRI SEP 6 2019

PKZ121-072000-
RESURRECTION BAY-
1158 AM AKDT FRI SEP 6 2019

...GLACIAL DAMMED LAKE ON BEAR GLACIER IN RESURRECTION BAY
CONTINUES TO RELEASE...

A GLACIAL DAMMED LAKE ON BEAR GLACIER, SOUTHWEST OF CAINE'S HEAD 
IN RESURRECTION BAY, IS RELEASING. SOME FLOATING ICE FROM BEAR 
GLACIER HAS BEEN OBSERVED IN RESURRECTION BAY OUTSIDE OF THE BEAR
GLACIER LAGOON. BOATERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO USE EXTRA CAUTION AND 
TO BE ALERT FOR FLOATING ICE WHEN BOATING IN RESURRECTION BAY.

FOR THE LAGOON NEAR THE TERMINUS OF BEAR GLACIER: INCREASED 
ICEBERG CALVING, STANDING WAVES, STRONG CURRENTS, DEBRIS, AND 
REDISTRIBUTION OF SEDIMENT ARE ALL POSSIBLE. 

THESE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO LAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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