...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... The Flood Watch is now in effect for * The Yukon River near Circle. * Through Thursday morning * Aerial reconnaissance late Tuesday reported that the ice jam approximately 18 miles up river from Circle remains in place. Significant flooding of low lying areas was observed above the jam. No ice is running at Circle according to the report. When the ice jam releases there will be a rapid increase in river levels as the wave of backed up water moves through, and minor flooding is possible in areas near the river. * Flooding is possible at Circle. Take appropriate precautions and move belonging to higher ground if possible.