Roads are slick now, with water covering the ice on many side streets in Anchorage. The National Weather Service is forecasting rain into Monday morning for the Anchorage and Mat-Su areas, with widespread gusts of 35 mph to 40 mph and temperatures in the 40s.
It's raining steadily this morning, with winds at 15 to 30 mph across town & temps in the 40s. When I pulled into work this a.m., there was a lake nearly a foot deep in the low spot. Our maintenance team is out there now with a front-end loader, a vacuum truck, and six guys trying to clear blockages while moving water from the temporary lake to a drainage ditch that isn't flooded.
There are a LOT of those this morning. The Daily
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There's not much else going on yet, so I stop before I ramble. Thanks for swinging by, friends.