11-23-14

12 inches of snow on the ground.

Currently 19 degrees and snowing with a light breeze.

NWS Forecast:

Today Snow, mainly before 11am. High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

  • Tonight Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -13. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Monday Snow, mainly before 11am. High near 19. Wind chill values as low as -11. West northwest wind 18 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Monday Night Cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -18. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
  • Tuesday A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18
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11-22-14

Winter Storm Warning in effect until 5:00 PM Monday.

It just started snowing at 10:30 this morning. If the forecast is correct we could have 2′ of snow by Monday.

I will be putting up the Barricades today!

NWS Forecast:

Today Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

  • Tonight Snow. Low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -1. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
  • Sunday Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -6. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Night Snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -13. West wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Monday Snow showers, mainly before 11am. High near 22. West wind 16 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Monday Night A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
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11-20-14

All roads are snow packed and icy, 4 wheel drive is required and chains if you are pulling a trailer.

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Wilderness and Evergreen

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Gray Gate, the North Slope Roads is still open and so is HWY 150 to Kamas. The forecasted storm for the weekend may change the status.

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Pine Ridge and Hill Top Circle

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Yellow Pine and Wilderness. Example of pulling a trailer without chains.

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Pineview near Yellow gate

NWS Forecast:

Today A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

  • Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
  • Saturday Snow. High near 36. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Saturday Night Snow. Low around 10. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Sunday Snow. High near 23. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Night Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 3.
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11-17-14

Currently -5 degrees, clear and calm.

All roads in Manor Lands are snow packed and accessible with 4 wheel drive vehicles.

NWS Forecast:

Today Sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -23. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.

  • Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -6. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the evening.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -6. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
  • Wednesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
  • Thursday Partly sunny, with a high near 36
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11-15-14

5″ of new snow overnight.

Currently 20 degrees, light snow and gusting wind.

I have Not put the barricades up yet, but 4 wheel drive is required!

NWS Forecast:

Today Snow before 11am. Temperature rising to near 22 by noon, then falling to around 10 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -1. West wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

  • Tonight Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -25. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph after midnight.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -26. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
  • Sunday Night Clear, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -14. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
  • Monday Sunny, with a high near 28. Light west wind.
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11-13-14

Currently 15 degrees, snowing and calm.

We had a 9 hour power outage last night with temps below 0. The power is back on now.

NWS Forecast:

Today Snow. High near 29. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

  • Tonight Snow. Low around 17. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Friday A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
  • Friday Night A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Saturday Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Saturday Night Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible
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11-12-14

Currently 4 degrees, light snow and calm, 2″ of snow on the ground from previous storms.

NWS Forecast:

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -9. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
  • Thursday Snow, mainly after 11am. High near 32. Wind chill values as low as -14. West southwest wind 8 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Thursday Night Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
  • Friday Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 35. West southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • Friday Night A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
  • Saturday Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible
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11-10-14

Currently 27 degrees, very windy and snowing, about an inch so far.

NWS Forecast:

Today Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
  • Veterans Day Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as -2. West wind 14 to 16 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West wind around 7 mph.
  • Wednesday Night A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Thursday Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
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11-3-14

1″ of new snow overnight.

Currently 25 degrees, overcast and calm.

NWS Forecast:

Today Scattered snow showers, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
  • Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind around 8 mph
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Winter Parking lots

The Wilderness and Aspen parking are open as of November 1st.

Please read before parking.

Here is Rule 7 of the Road Regulation:

RULE 7. Manor Lands leases portions of various lots from members for the purpose of providing parking to MLPOA members during winter conditions; i.e. snow closes roads. MLPOA members may utilize these areas to park ATVs, snowmobiles, and associated trailers for hauling said vehicles, and POV’s for a maximum of 10 days. Beyond 10 days the member must complete a written “Parking Agreement” with the Security Guard and the property owner of the parking area. Neither the property owner of the parking area, the Caretaker/Security Guard, nor MLPOA shall be held liable or responsible for any loss or damage to the personal property of those persons using the parking area. These parking areas must be kept free of trash and debris. The owners of these lots have the right to close them at any time.

Please park so that the caretaker can plow. If you are unfamiliar with where to park long term trailers, please check with the caretaker for assistance.

Winter Parking Agreements are available at the caretaker’s cabin or at the following link:

http://manorlands.org/homepage/documents-and-maps-for-members/mlpoa-long-term-parking-agreement/

 

NWS Forecast:

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Southeast wind 14 to 21 mph.

  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph.
  • Saturday A chance of rain showers before noon, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 55. Windy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
  • Saturday Night Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Snow. High near 33. West wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Night A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 17. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
  • Monday A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Monday Night A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
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