AKZ025 - Juneau Borough and Northern Admiralty Island

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AKZ025-026-221515-
/O.CON.PAJK.WS.A.0005.180222T1500Z-180223T1500Z/
Juneau Borough and Northern Admiralty Island-
Inner Channels from Kupreanof Island to Etolin Island-
Including the cities of Juneau, Petersburg, Wrangell, and Kake
305 PM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. From 5 to 9 inches possible.

* WHERE...Central Inner Channels, to include the cities of Juneau,
  Douglas, Petersburg, and Wrangell.

* WHEN...Snow beginning Thursday morning and possibly becoming 
  heavy at times Thursday night. 

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...This snow is expected to be very heavy 
  with a high water content. Snow removal will be difficult. 
  Visibilities will likely be reduced during periods of heavy 
  snow. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A watch means conditions are favorable of the development winter
storm conditions in and close to the watch area.

Preparation for this potentially dangerous weather event should
begin now.

This statement will be updated by 6 AM AKST Thursday or earlier 
if conditions warrant.

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AKZ025-026-211500-
Juneau Borough and Northern Admiralty Island-
Inner Channels from Kupreanof Island to Etolin Island-
Including the cities of Juneau, Petersburg, Wrangell, and Kake
210 PM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

...Snow Returning for Thursday into Friday...

Snow will be returning to some areas of the panhandle starting
late Thursday afternoon and continuing into Friday as a new system
comes in from the west. Highest precipitation rates are expected 
Thursday night. Snow accumulations remain uncertain as 
temperatures will be hovering near freezing throughout the event, 
but could range from 2 to 8 inches. Areas that would possibly 
receive the most snow will be Petersburg, the Mendenhall Valley, 
and higher elevations in Juneau.

We will continue to monitor this system and adjusting the forecast
as needed as we get closer to the event.

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AKZ025-230145-
Juneau Borough and Northern Admiralty Island-
Including the city of Juneau
1031 PM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

UPDATED

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM AKST THURSDAY THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...
.REST OF TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows 22 to 28. 
Light winds becoming southeast 10 mph late. 
.THURSDAY...Snow. Snow accumulation to 3 inches. Highs around 33.
South wind 10 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Snow and rain. Snow accumulation to 7 inches. 
Lows around 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered snow and rain showers. Highs around 
34. Light winds. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Colder. Lows 21 to 27. Light
winds. 
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs around 31. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 18 to 24. 
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 31. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows 17 to 23. 
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 31. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 19 to 25. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs around 32. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows 23 to 29. 
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of snow. Highs around 33. 


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                  Temperature         /       Precipitation        

Juneau Airport      22    33    33    36  /  10   100   100    50 
Downtown Juneau     28    33    33    35  /  10   100   100    60 
Mendenhall Valley   22    32    32    34  /  10   100   100    50 

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