The National Weather Service in Juneau says its flood watch for Juneau, Skagway and Sitka remains in effect through Tuesday afternoon.
March was exceptionally cold in Alaska. But in April, almost every part of the state was above normal.
For most of the state, the entire month of March has been clear and cold.
Research indicates that declining snowfall is contributing to desiccation of Yukon and Manitoba shallow lakes
Researchers suggest increased rainfall, temperatures could affect juvenile development, adult migration