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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

AKZ203-010200-
/O.EXT.PAFG.BZ.W.0012.150228T2100Z-150302T0300Z/
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM AKST
SUNDAY...

THE BLIZZARD WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM
AKST SUNDAY.

* BLOWING SNOW AND SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ZERO.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 50 MPH GUSTING TO 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING AND CONDITIONS WILL
  RAPIDLY DETERIORATE AS THE WINDS CONTINUE TO INCREASE IN THE
  AFTERNOON. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SUNDAY EVENING AS HIGH
  PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE AREA AND WINDS DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

AKZ206-010200-
/O.EXT.PAFG.BZ.W.0012.150228T2100Z-150302T0300Z/
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM AKST
SUNDAY...

THE BLIZZARD WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM
AKST SUNDAY.

* LOCATION...MAINLY IN PASSES AND EAST OF SAGWON...AND THE
  DALTON HIGHWAY.

* BLOWING SNOW AND SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ZERO.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 35 TO 50 MPH GUSTING TO 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING AND CONDITIONS WILL
  DETERIORATE RAPIDLY AS THE WINDS CONTINUE TO INCREASE IN THE
  AFTERNOON. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SUNDAY EVENING AS HIGH
  PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE AREA AND WINDS DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

AKZ204-010200-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0012.150301T0000Z-150302T0900Z/
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT AKST SUNDAY NIGHT...

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT AKST SUNDAY NIGHT.

* BLOWING SNOW AND SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ZERO.

* WINDS...WEST 65 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 80 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AND CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE
  RAPIDLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE LATE SUNDAY
  AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE AREA AND WINDS DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

AKZ201-010200-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WW.Y.0237.150228T1500Z-150301T1200Z/
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING
TO 3 AM AKST SUNDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW AND WINDS IS NOW IN
EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 AM AKST SUNDAY.

* BLOWING SNOW AND SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE
  OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH
  GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AND CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE
  THIS MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE TONIGHT AS WINDS DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONE OR MORE WINTER WEATHER
HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

&&

$$

AKZ205-010200-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WW.Y.0237.150228T1500Z-150301T1500Z/
NORTHWESTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...SINGILUK...UMIAT
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW AND WINDS IS NOW IN
EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 AM AKST SUNDAY.

* BLOWING SNOW AND SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE
  OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...BECOMING WEST AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH GUSTING
  TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AND CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE
  THIS MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE EARLY SUNDAY AS WINDS
  DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONE OR MORE WINTER WEATHER
HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

&&

$$

AKZ202-010200-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0237.150228T1800Z-150301T1500Z/
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
422 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WINDS REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 AM AKST SUNDAY.

* BLOWING SNOW AND SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE
  OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH
  GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AND CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE
  THIS MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE EARLY SUNDAY AS WINDS
  DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

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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