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

SOUTH KLONDIKE HIGHWAY - SKAGWAY TO WHITE PASS-

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST TUESDAY...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT AKST
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...BECOMING VERY WINDY. NEAR SKAGWAY...RAIN...HEAVY AT
TIMES. SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 1 INCH.
NEAR WHITE PASS...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITY ONE HALF
MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 7
INCHES. HIGHS AROUND 43...RANGING TO AROUND 32 NEAR WHITE PASS.
SNOW LEVEL 1500 FEET. SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO
40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...VERY WINDY. RAIN IN THE EVENING. NEAR WHITE PASS...SNOW
WITH BLOWING SNOW AND VISIBILITY ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.
SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 2 INCHES. LOWS AROUND 34...RANGING TO
AROUND 24 NEAR WHITE PASS. SOUTHWEST WIND 40 MPH DECREASING TO 15
TO 25 MPH LATE. GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH THROUGH THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...DECREASING CLOUDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 35. SOUTHWEST WIND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SOUTH KLONDIKE HIGHWAY - CARCROSS TO WHITE PASS.

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...FLURRIES. SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW NEAR WHITE PASS THIS
MORNING.
AMOUNT 2 INCHES NEAR WHITE PASS. WIND SOUTH 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45.
TEMPERATURE STEADY IN THE LOW 30S EXCEPT UPPER 30S NEAR CARCROSS.
.TONIGHT...CLEARING. WIND SOUTH 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45.
LOW IN THE UPPER TEENS.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. INCREASING CLOUDINESS LATE IN THE MORNING THEN
30 PERCENT CHANCE OF FLURRIES LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND IN THE
EVENING. WIND SOUTH 20 MPH BECOMING LIGHT IN THE MORNING.
HIGH IN THE LOW 20S.



HAINES ROAD - HAINES TO PLEASANT CAMP-

...STRONG WIND IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...WINDY...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION
TO 3 INCHES WEST OF THE CHILKAT RIVER BRIDGE. HIGHS AROUND 39
EARLY. EAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...COLDER. SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION TO 1 INCH. LOWS 27 TO
31. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...DECREASING CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS 28 TO 34. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

HAINES ROAD - HAINES JUNCTION TO PLEASANT CAMP.

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...SNOW AND LOCAL BLOWING SNOW. AMOUNT 2 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 FLURRIES BETWEEN PLEASANT CAMP AND CHILKAT
PASS EARLY THIS EVENING THEN CLEARING. LOW IN THE MID TEENS EXCEPT
LOW 20S NEAR PLEASANT CAMP. WIND SOUTHEAST 15 MPH BECOMING LIGHT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH NEAR 20 EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 20S NEAR
PLEASANT CAMP.


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