Weather Alerts for Sitka Alaska

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
SITKA ALASKA

Areas Affected:
Eastern Baranof Island and Southern Admiralty Island - Eastern Chichagof Island - Glacier Bay - Salisbury Sound to Cape Fairweather Coastal Area
Effective: Sat, 2/24 5:09pm Updated: Sat, 2/24 6:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 2/24 8:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM AKST THIS
AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Snow, with 4 to 6 inches expected.
* WHERE...Central Inner Channels, including the cities of Elfin
Cove, Pelican, Hoonah, and Angoon.
* WHEN...Snow continuing with the heaviest snowfall to be late
morning through early afternoon.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be hazardous due to snow
covered roads. Visibility may be reduced below 1 mile during
heavier snowfall. Snowfall rates could exceed 1 inch per hour
during heavier snow.

Information:
An advisory means that a potentially hazardous event is already
occurring or imminent.
This statement will be updated by 4 PM AKST Saturday or sooner if
conditions warrant.