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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
610 AM AKST Sat Feb 17 2018

AKZ207>217-227-171715-
Chukchi Sea Coast-Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley-
Northern and Interior Seward Peninsula-
Southern Seward Peninsula Coast-
Eastern Norton Sound and Nulato Hills-
St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast-Yukon Delta-
Lower Yukon Valley-Lower Koyukuk and Middle Yukon Valleys-
Upper Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-Upper Kuskokwim Valley-
Including Point Hope, Shishmaref, Kivalina, Espenberg, Noatak,
Kiana, Red Dog Mine, Kotzebue, Selawik, Noorvik, Buckland,
Deering, Candle, Council, Haycock, Pilgrim Springs,
Serpentine Hot Springs, Taylor, Nome, White Mountain, Golovin,
Unalakleet, Stebbins, St Michael, Elim, Koyuk, Shaktoolik,
Gambell, Savoonga, Brevig Mission, Teller, Wales, Diomede,
Mountain Village, Emmonak, Alakanuk, Kotlik, Pilot Station,
St Marys, Scammon Bay, Marshall, Nunam Iqua, Pitkas Point,
Russian Mission, Grayling, Holy Cross, Shageluk, Anvik, Flat,
Galena, Nulato, Huslia, Kaltag, Ruby, Koyukuk, Ambler, Shungnak,
Kobuk, McGrath, Nikolai, Takotna, and Farewell Lake
610 AM AKST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Stormy Conditions Over the West Coast and Western Interior of
   Alaska through Tuesday...

A series of storms moving north over the West Coast of Alaska will
bring periods of heavy snow, strong winds, blizzard conditions,
and even freezing rain, to the West Coast and Western Interior of
Alaska through Tuesday. There will be a storm each day with a
break of 6 to 12 hours between storms when conditions will be less
severe.

One storm now over Northwest Alaska will move north this morning.
A second storm in the southern Bering Sea now, will move over St
Lawrence Island and the Yukon Delta tonight, and over the
remainder of the West Coast and Western Interior of Alaska on
Sunday, then move northeast Sunday night. A third storm will move
north over the West Coast Monday. A fourth storm, that is
expected to be the strongest one, will move north over the West
Coast on Monday night and Tuesday.

$$

JB


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