Sunday, December 31, 2006 4TH EDITION
Eaglecrest New Year's Day activities postponed. The windy weather and low visibility have forced Eaglecrest officials to postpone its New Year's Day plans that included a torch light parade and fireworks, among other activities.The ski area's Jeffra Clough says Monday's forecast includes high winds and wet weather, neither of which is suitable for the fireworks display.A wind advisory is in effect for the Juneau area through 6 p.m. New Year's Day. Gusts to 45 miles per hour are forecast.Clough says the event will be rescheduled for a date, probably in February. That date will be announced later this week.
Via KINY radio.