Recreational Report


985 
SXUS41 PAFC 160051
RECAER
Southcentral Alaska Mountain Forecast
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Anchorage AK
351 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017
The Eastern Turnagain Arm Mountain Forecast covers the mountains
(above 1000 ft) surrounding eastern Turnagain Arm...including
Alyeska Resort and Turnagain Pass.
This forecast is for use in snow safety activities and emergency
management.
                   Tonight      Sat
Temp at 1000'      25-31 F      26-33 F
Temp at 3000'      28 F         28 F
Chance of precip   100%         80%
Precip amount
(above 1000 FT)    0.62 in      0.25 in
Snow amount
(above 1000 FT)    5-11 in      3-5 in
Snow level         1200 ft      900 ft
Wind 3000' ridges  E 24-59 mph  W 0-7 mph
Remarks...None.
&&
The Thompson Pass Mountain Forecast covers the mountains (above
1000 ft) surrounding Keystone Canyon through Thompson Pass to
Worthington Glacier.
This forecast is for use in snow safety activities and emergency
management.
                   Tonight      Sat
Temp at 1000'      29 F         34 F
Temp at 3000'      29 F         29 F
Chance of precip   100%         90%
Precip amount
(above 1000 FT)    0.51 in      0.48 in
Snow amount
(above 1000 FT)    3-6 in       3-5 in
Snow level         900 ft       1800 ft
Wind 3000' ridges  E 15-26 mph   S 3-8 mph
Remarks...None.
&&
The Hatcher Pass Mountain Forecast covers the mountains in the
Hatcher Pass Recreation Area.
This forecast is for use in snow safety activities and emergency
management.
                   Tonight      Sat
Temp at 1000'      28 F         30 F
Temp at 3000'      29 F         26 F
Chance of precip   50%          60%
Precip amount
(above 1000 FT)    0.05 in      0.25 in
Snow amount
(above 1000 FT)    trace        2-3 in
Snow level         500 ft       600 ft
Wind 3000' ridges  E 10-20 mph  SE 5-10 mph
Remarks...None.
&&