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Water levels decline after Tuesday flood

...Mendenhall Valley, but only entered and damaged one home's garage, City and Borough of Juneau emergency programs manager Tom Mattice said."No significant damage, just kind of more of the same," Mattice said by phone Wednesday, noting this isn't...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-14/water-levels-decline-after-tuesday-floo
Local
Jökulhlaup forces flood closures around town

...procedures."You have to be prepared for worst-case scenarios," said City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Coordinator Tom Mattice, adding that residents should also be taking personal responsibility measures to prepare.The glacier outburst is a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-10/j%C3%B6kulhlaup-forces-flood-closures-a
Local
Jökulhlaup forces flood closures

...procedures."You have to be prepared for worst-case scenarios," said City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Coordinator Tom Mattice, adding that residents should also be taking personal responsibility measures to prepare.The glacier outburst is a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-11/streets-may-be-affected
Local
Impending inundation

...There are a lot of unknowns with this, due to ice lost," Jacobs said.Juneau Emergency Management Coordinator Tom Mattice compares the basin to a glass full of ice cubes and Coca Cola."You could have a glass of Coke, and you have a whole...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-06-20/impending-inundation
Outdoors
Jökulhlaup 2: Flood anew

...flood levels at this level before, so we know what to do," City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Programs Manager Tom Mattice said in a phone interview, noting that officials dealt with flooding last month when water erupted from the caves beneath...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-12/j%C3%B6kulhlaup-2-flood-anew
Local
Jökulhlaup erupts from glacier

...met at noon Thursday to coordinate flood response among agencies. City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Coordinator Tom Mattice said officials are preparing for the worst case scenario out of caution, and that residents should too."What's...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-10/j%C3%B6kulhlaup-erupts-glacier
Local
Suicide Basin water levels rising

...Basically the less water you have to worry about, the better it is," City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Coordinator Tom Mattice said. "The less volume of water, the less we have to worry."The word jökulhlaup translates from Icelandic to...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-04/suicide-basin-water-levels-rising
Local
New Jökulhaup flood danger becomes old hat

...flood damage due to what has become an annual natural phenomenon."We know where it happens, and it happens there," Tom Mattice, city emergency coordinator, said Monday.Jökulhlaups, which occurred back-to-back in 2011 and 2012 when water...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-24/new-j%C3%B6kulhaup-flood-danger-becomes
Local
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...top layer of snow right now, created during a dry period in January and February, according to city avalanche expert Tom Mattice. The untrustworthy snow could stick with us for a while, he said, so be on your toes and always ski with a buddy...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-31/thumbs-thumbs-down
Local | Opinion
Faster, safer avalanche rescue work

...which is sewn into a large amount of outdoor wear prior to purchase. Juneau City and Borough Emergency Coordinator Tom Mattice said the city has distributed reflectors to people who live out Thane Road and drive back and forth along the avalanche-prone...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-02-28/faster-safer-avalanche-rescue-work
Outdoors

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