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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
347 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

AKZ131-031500-
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NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
347 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
AKST SUNDAY THROUGH THOMPSON PASS AND VALDEZ...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM AKST
SUNDAY.

* LOCATION...THOMPSON PASS AND VALDEZ.

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 40 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75
  MPH. GUSTS AS HIGH AS 80 TO 90 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THOMPSON
  PASS.

* WIND CHILL...WIND CHILLS VALUES WILL DROP TO 40 BELOW TO 50
  BELOW ZERO SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* BLOWING SNOW...BLOWING SNOW MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO A HALF MILE
  OR LESS AT TIMES NEAR THE TOP OF THOMPSON PASS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THOMPSON PASS TONIGHT AND
  PEAK SATURDAY EVENING AND OVERNIGHT BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
  SUNDAY MORNING. WINDS IN VALDEZ WILL PEAK SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
  OVERNIGHT THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT. LOOSE DEBRIS CAN BE MOVED
  AND DAMAGE PROPERTY. BOATS AND AIRCRAFT SHOULD BE WELL SECURED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. PEOPLE ARE URGED TO SECURE LOOSE OBJECTS THAT COULD
BE BLOWN AROUND OR DAMAGED BY THE WIND.

&&

$$

AKZ171-031500-
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KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...KODIAK CITY
347 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...KODIAK ISLAND AND THE EASTERN ALASKA PENINSULA.

* WIND...WEST TO NORTHWEST 40 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 80 TO 90 MPH ARE POSSIBLE IN EXPOSED
  LOCATIONS ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT AND OUT OF TERRAIN GAPS ALONG
  THE ALASKA PENINSULA.

* TIMING...INITIALLY THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL IMPACT CHANNELED
  TERRAIN ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT BUT SPREAD EAST ACROSS KODIAK
  ISLAND BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING. A SECONDARY AND POSSIBLY STRONGER PEAK WILL OCCUR
  DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS BETWEEN AROUND MIDNIGHT AND 4
  AM. WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DIMINISH BELOW WARNING LEVELS BY
  MIDDAY SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT. TREES MAY BE BLOWN OVER.
  LOOSE DEBRIS CAN BE MOVED AND DAMAGE PROPERTY. BOATS AND
  AIRCRAFT SHOULD BE WELL SECURED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. PEOPLE ARE URGED TO SECURE LOOSE OBJECTS THAT COULD
BE BLOWN AROUND OR DAMAGED BY THE WIND.

&&

$$


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