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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
523 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

AKZ213-261500-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WC.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150126T1500Z/
ST LAWRENCE ISLAND AND BERING STRAIT COAST-
INCLUDING...GAMBELL...SAVOONGA...BREVIG MISSION...TELLER...
WALES...DIOMEDE
523 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST MONDAY IN
THE BERING STRAIT...

THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST MONDAY.

* LOCATION...IN THE BERING STRAIT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AROUND 45 BELOW.

* TIMING... WINDS WILL DIMINISH IN THE BERING STRAIT OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXPOSED FLESH CAN FREEZE IN A SHORT TIME RESULTING
  IN FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOW WIND CHILLS WITH SUSTAINED
WIND SPEEDS OF 15 MPH OR MORE ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED. IF
OUTDOORS...COVER EXPOSED SKIN TO PREVENT FROSTBITE.

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