Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
304 AM AKST Tue Feb 28 2017

AKZ218-010100-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-170301T0900Z/
Southeastern Brooks Range-
Including Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot, Chandalar DOT Camp,
and Iniakuk Lake
304 AM AKST Tue Feb 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...Near Passes.

* BLOWING SNOW...will cause visibility of one half mile or less
  at times along with heavy drifting snow.

* WIND CHILLS...to 45 below.

* WINDS...north gusting to 35 mph.

* BLOWING SNOW...will cause visibility of one half mile or less
  at times along with heavy drifting snow.

* TIMING...Gusty winds along with very cold wind chills and low
  visibility in blowing snow are now occuring. The strongest
  winds and lowest visibility will be from now through Tuesday
  evening. Conditions will improve late Tuesday night as winds
  decrease.

* IMPACTS...Visibility will be very poor and snow will
  accumulate into drifts. Travel and outdoor activities will be
  difficult. Exposed flesh will freeze in a short time resulting
  in frostbite.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that one or more winter weather
hazards are expected to cause travel difficulties.

&&

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