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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
358 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

AKZ152-061400-
/O.NEW.PAFC.WW.Y.0007.150306T2100Z-150307T1500Z/
LOWER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
358 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO
6 AM AKST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY
TO 6 AM AKST SATURDAY.

* SNOW...5 TO 7 INCHES FROM SLEETMUTE WEST AND 6 TO 10 INCHES TO
  THE EAST.

* VISIBILITY...MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL
  REDUCE VISIBILITIES LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES.

* WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ALONG HIGHER
  TERRAIN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN OVER WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE LOWER
  KUSKOKWIM VALLEY AROUND NOON FRIDAY THEN SPREAD EAST THROUGH
  THE AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL BEGIN TAPERING OFF EARLY SATURDAY
  MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

AKZ155-061400-
/O.NEW.PAFC.WW.Y.0007.150306T1500Z-150307T0300Z/
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
358 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM
TO 6 PM AKST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM
TO 6 PM AKST FRIDAY.

* SNOW...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY...BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS ONE
  HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* WIND...S TO SW WIND 25 TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...THE MAJORITY OF THE SNOW FALL AND MOST SIGNIFICANT
  VISIBILITY REDUCTIONS WILL OCCUR DURING THE DAY FRIDAY...HOWEVER
  GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW
  THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES
WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW AROUND. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

AKZ161-061400-
/O.NEW.PAFC.WW.Y.0007.150306T2100Z-150307T1500Z/
BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...
PILOT POINT
358 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 6 AM
AKST SATURDAY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW NORTH OF DILLINGHAM...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 6 AM AKST SATURDAY.

* LOCATION...NORTH OF DILLINGHAM

* SNOW...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES...PARTICULARLY IN
  THE VICINITY OF KOLIGANEK AND NEW STUYAHOK.

* WIND...S TO SW 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL AND INCREASING SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BEGIN
  DEVELOPING FROM THE WEST ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON...AND SPREAD
  THROUGHOUT NORTHERN BRISTOL BAY AREA BY FRIDAY EVENING. THESE
  CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY
  MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$



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