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MOTORING FORECAST FOR SOUTH KLONDIKE AND HAINES HIGHWAYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU ALASKA
1016 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

SOUTH KLONDIKE HIGHWAY - SKAGWAY TO WHITE PASS-

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NEAR WHITE PASS...AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW...SNOW THROUGH
THE DAY. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 1200
FEET. NEAR SKAGWAY...RAIN. SOUTHWEST WIND 35 TO 40 MPH INCREASING
TO AROUND 45 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 60 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 45 NEAR SKAGWAY...RANGING TO AROUND 30
NEAR WHITE PASS.
.TONIGHT...NEAR SKAGWAY...RAIN IN THE EVENING. NEAR WHITE
PASS...SNOW IN THE EVENING...BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT. VISIBILITY
ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH.
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 6 INCHES. SNOW LEVEL 800 FEET. LOWS
AROUND 40 NEAR SKAGWAY...RANGING TO AROUND 25 NEAR WHITE PASS.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH DIMINISHING LATE.
.TUESDAY...DECREASING CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS AROUND 37 NEAR SKAGWAY...RANGING TO AROUND 24 NEAR WHITE
PASS. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.

SOUTH KLONDIKE HIGHWAY - CARCROSS TO WHITE PASS

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...FLURRIES. SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW NEAR WHITE PASS THIS
MORNING. AMOUNT 4 INCHES NEAR WHITE PASS. WIND SOUTH 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 45. TEMPERATURE STEADY IN THE LOW 30S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER
30S CARCROSS.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A FEW FLURRIES. BLOWING SNOW
IN THE EVENING NEAR WHITE PASS. SNOW AMOUNTS 1 INCH. WIND SOUTH 20
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45. LOW IN THE UPPER TEENS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF FLURRIES. WIND
SOUTH 20 MPH BECOMING LIGHT IN THE MORNING. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S.



HAINES ROAD - HAINES TO PLEASANT CAMP-

...STRONG WIND IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 42 NEAR HAINES...RANGING TO AROUND
36 NEAR PLEASANT CAMP. NEAR HAINES...EAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH
INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50 MPH. NEAR
PLEASANT CAMP...EAST WIND UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. NEAR HAINES...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SOUTHEAST
WIND AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH. NEAR PLEASANT
CAMP...CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH IN THE EVENING
DIMINISHING LATE. NEAR PLEASANT CAMP...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH
BECOMING LIGHT LATE. LOWS AROUND 36 NEAR HAINES...RANGING TO
AROUND 30 NEAR PLEASANT CAMP.
.TUESDAY...DECREASING CLOUDS. COLDER. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 34 NEAR HAINES...RANGING TO AROUND 29 NEAR
PLEASANT CAMP. NORTHWEST WIND 10 MPH NEAR HAINES AND LIGHT WINDS
NEAR PLEASANT CAMP.

HAINES ROAD - HAINES JUNCTION TO PLEASANT CAMP

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...SNOW AND LOCAL BLOWING SNOW. AMOUNT 2 INCHES TO 4 INCHES
BETWEEN PLEASANT CAMP AND CHILKAT PASS. WIND SOUTHEAST 15 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 30. TEMPERATURE STEADY IN THE LOW 30S.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A FEW FLURRIES BETWEEN PLEASANT CAMP AND
CHILKAT PASS. SNOW AMOUNTS 1 INCH. LOW IN THE UPPER TEENS EXCEPT
MIDDLE 20S PLEASANT CAMP. WIND SOUTHEAST 15 MPH BECOMING LIGHT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF FLURRIES IN THE
MORNING. HIGH IN THE LOW 20S EXCEPT NEAR 30 PLEASANT CAMP.






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