437  
WWAK87 PAJK 212226  
SPSAJK  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK  
126 PM AKST SUN JAN 21 2018  
 
AKZ017>022-024>026-029-221600-  
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-  
EASTERN BARANOF ISLAND AND SOUTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-  
JUNEAU BOROUGH AND NORTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-  
INNER CHANNELS FROM KUPREANOF ISLAND TO ETOLIN ISLAND-  
MISTY FJORDS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF YAKUTAT, SKAGWAY, HAINES, GUSTAVUS,  
HOONAH, ELFIN COVE, PELICAN, ANGOON, JUNEAU, PETERSBURG,  
WRANGELL, KAKE, AND HYDER  
126 PM AKST SUN JAN 21 2018  
 
...SNOW IMPACTING PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST ALASKA LATE SUNDAY NIGHT  
THROUGH MONDAY...  
 
HIGH CONFIDENCE PERSISTS IN A RETURN OF SNOWFALL TO PORTIONS OF  
SOUTHEAST ALASKA. SNOW SHOWERS WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD LATE SUNDAY  
NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY STARTING IN THE PETERSBURG AND WRANGELL  
EARLY MONDAY MORNING, REACHING JUNEAU AND ICY STRAIT COMMUNITIES  
BY MIDDAY AND THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE INCLUDING HAINES BY THE  
AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED,  
BUT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE HIGHLY VARIABLE WITH THIS SYSTEM DUE TO  
THE CONVECTIVE NATURE OF THE SYSTEM.  
 
PLEASE STAY TUNED TO WEATHER.GOV/JUNEAU FOR UPDATES ON THIS  
EVENT.  
 

 
 
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