UPDATE: Properties, library destroyed in Chiniak fire; school intact

UPDATE: Properties on King Crab Way have been destroyed, the department said, but the number and type of buildings was not immediately available. The Chiniak Library burned down but the Chiniak school is intact.

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AUGUST IN ALASKA: Your state, your photos

POSTED: 05:01 PM AKDT Jul 01, 2015    UPDATED: 10:24 AM AKDT Aug 27, 2015 

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"Here is a shot I took last weekend of a fishing hole on Sargent Creek in Kodiak.  The creek level is so low and the pink salmon are so thick you could walk across the water and not get your feet wet." -- Carl Royall

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Update by David George (Aug. 28, 2015)

Mostly sunny, but still very windy.

High: 59. Wind: NW 15-30 and 25-45+ Hillside and Turnagain Arm.

Full moon and very chilly tonight. Low: 39. Wind: NE 5-15.

Partly sunny this weekend.  Highs 57-59.

There are currently no severe weather alerts.

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