Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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WWAK72 PAFC 270056
NPWALU

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
356 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...HIGH WINDS POSSIBLE ACROSS BRISTOL BAY LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.A STRONG PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE SOUTH WILL
CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR HAZARDOUS EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS TO
IMPACT THE BRISTOL BAY ZONE LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
EVENING.


AKZ161-271400-
/O.NEW.PAFC.HW.A.0013.141228T0900Z-141229T0900Z/
BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...
PILOT POINT
356 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING.

* LOCATION...MAINLY THROUGH GAPS IN THE ALEUTIAN RANGE.

* WIND...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND 30 TO 45 MPH WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS
  TO 75 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG GUSTY WINDS ARE LIKELY LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...WITH THE BEST OPPORTUNITY FOR
  POSSIBLE HIGH WINDS TO 75 MPH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MOVE LOOSE DEBRIS AND MAY DAMAGE
  PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. PEOPLE ARE ENCOURAGED TO CLOSELY MONITOR THIS
WEATHER SITUATION. PREPARATION FOR THIS POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS
WEATHER EVENT SHOULD BEGIN NOW.

&&

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