Haines - Skagway roads forecast


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FPCN69 CWVR 141912
Haines - Skagway roads forecast issued jointly by Environment Canada
and the National Weather Service Juneau at 11:00 AM PST Thursday
14 December 2017 for today and Friday. The next scheduled forecast
will be issued at 6:00 PM.

South Klondike Highway - Carcross to White Pass.
Today..Snow. Local blowing snow near White Pass this afternoon.
Amount 5 cm. Temperature steady near zero. Wind light increasing to
south 40 km/h gusting to 70 this afternoon.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Local blowing snow near White Pass. Amount
5 cm. Low minus 2. Wind south 40 km/h gusting to 70.
Friday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries in the
morning. Temperature steady near minus 1.

South Klondike Highway - Skagway to White Pass.
...Strong wind in effect from this evening through late tonight...
Today...Near Skagway rain showers. Near White Pass snow showers. New
snow accumulation up to 3 cm. Snow level 450 metres decreasing to 300
metres in the afternoon. Highs near 7 near Skagway, ranging to around
plus 2 near White Pass. Southwest wind 15 increasing to south 30 to
45 km/h with gusts to around 70 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight...Widespread showers near Skagway, except numerous snow
showers near White Pass. Snow accumulation up to 3 cm. Snow level 300
metres decreasing to 150 metres late. Lows around plus 3 near
Skagway, ranging to around minus 4 near White Pass. South wind 40 to
70 km/h with gusts to around 85 km/h.
Friday...Cloudy, windy. Scattered snow showers and rain showers.
Highs around plus 3 near Skagway, ranging to around minus 3 near
White Pass. Southwest wind 30 to 45 km/h with gusts to around 60 km/h
becoming south 15 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.

Haines Road - Haines Junction to Pleasant Camp.
Today..Cloudy. Periods of rain except snow at Chilkat Pass. Amount 5
cm at Chilkat Pass. Temperature steady near plus 2 except zero at
Chilkat Pass.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Low minus 2.
Friday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries in the
morning. Temperature falling to minus 5 in the afternoon.

Haines Road - Haines to Pleasant Camp.
Today...Widespread showers. Highs near 8 near Haines, ranging to
around plus 3 near Pleasant Camp. Near Haines, east wind 15 to 20
km/h. Near Pleasant Camp, light winds.
Tonight...Widespread showers near Haines, except widespread snow
showers near Pleasant Camp. Snow accumulation up to 5 cm. Lows around
minus 1. East wind 15 to 20 km/h, strongest winds near Haines.
Friday...Cloudy, colder. Scattered snow showers. Highs near zero.
Southeast wind up to 15 km/h.

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