The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Juneau (Courtesy Photo | NWS)

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Juneau (Courtesy Photo | NWS)

Winter weather advisory issued for Juneau

Expect 3-5 inches of snow in some places.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Juneau through Wednesday evening.

Three to five inches of snow are expected to fall, concentrated primarily in the Mendenhall Valley. A mix of rain and snow is predicted to fall near the airport and downtown, with smaller amounts accumulating.

Skagway is expected to get hit by the same storm, with as much as eight inches expected in some places.

Snow showers are expected on and off through Friday, when the weather is expected to clear briefly, according to the NWS’s forecast.


• Contact reporter Michael S. Lockett at 757-621-1197 or mlockett@juneauempire.com.


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