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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
349 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

AKZ017>029-031600-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO CAPE SUCKLING COASTAL AREA-
TAIYA INLET AND KLONDIKE HIGHWAY-HAINES BOROUGH AND LYNN CANAL-
GLACIER BAY-EASTERN CHICHAGOF ISLAND-
SALISBURY SOUND TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER COASTAL AREA-
CAPE DECISION TO SALISBURY SOUND COASTAL AREA-
EASTERN BARANOF ISLAND AND SOUTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-
JUNEAU BOROUGH AND NORTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-
INNER CHANNELS FROM KUPREANOF ISLAND TO ETOLIN ISLAND-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION COASTAL AREA-
SOUTHERN INNER CHANNELS-MISTY FJORDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YAKUTAT...SKAGWAY...HAINES...GUSTAVUS...
HOONAH...ELFIN COVE...PELICAN...SITKA...PORT ALEXANDER...ANGOON...
JUNEAU...PETERSBURG...WRANGELL...KAKE...CRAIG...KLAWOCK...
KETCHIKAN...METLAKATLA...HYDER
349 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...COLD TEMPERATURES COMING TO THE PANHANDLE BEGINNING SATURDAY
NIGHT...

COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL BEGIN MOVING INTO THE PANHANDLE WITH
SIGNIFICANTLY COLDER TEMPERATURES SATURDAY NIGHT.

SKAGWAY AND HAINES AREAS WILL SEE THE COLDEST DROP IN
TEMPERATURES WITH MONDAY NIGHT LOWS FALLING BELOW ZERO NEAR THE
CANADIAN BORDERS. NEAR THE CITY CENTERS OF HAINES AND SKAGWAY
TEMPERATURES WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE SINGLE DIGITS.

OTHER AREAS OF THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE...INCLUDING PETERSBURG WILL
HAVE OVERNIGHT LOWS DROPPING INTO THE TEENS WHILE THE SOUTHERN
PANHANDLE WILL SEE THEIR LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 20S.

HYDER AREA HAVING A MORE CONTINENTAL INFLUENCE WILL HAVE
TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS.

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