Nikiski, Alaska (KINY) - Yanting Jin, 18, disappeared while swimming in the Moose River Monday evening.
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Overcast and 61 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are Southwest at 5.8 MPH (5 KT). The pressure is 1017.0 mb and the humidity is 81%. The wind chill is 61. Last Updated on Jul 15 2019, 10:53 am AKDT.