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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
320 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

AKZ203-260300-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0011.000000T0000Z-180226T0300Z/
Central Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Nuiqsut, Prudhoe Bay, Alpine, Deadhorse, and Kuparuk
320 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be very
  dangerous to impossible.

* WHERE...Central Beaufort Sea Coast.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM today. Conditions are expected to improve
  rapidly this evening as winds decrease.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous. The latest road
conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

AKZ204-260830-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0011.000000T0000Z-180226T0900Z/
Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Kaktovik and Flaxman Island
320 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be very
  dangerous to impossible.

* WHERE...Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast.

* WHEN...Until midnight. Conditions are expected to improve
  rapidly after midnight as winds decrease.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 60 mph will
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous.

$$

AKZ201-260830-
/O.NEW.PAFG.WW.Y.0040.180226T2100Z-180227T2100Z/
Western Arctic Coast-
Including Wainwright, Atqasuk, Point Lay, and Cape Lisburne
320 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO NOON
AKST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow with low visbility expected. Plan
  on difficult travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 1 to
  3 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Western Arctic Coast.

* WHEN...Noon Monday to noon Tuesday. Winds and blowing snow will
  increase Monday afternoon, with the poorest conditions Monday
  night. Conditions are expected to improve Tuesday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause travel difficulties.

$$

AKZ205-260300-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-180226T0300Z/
Northwestern Brooks Range-
Including Singiluk and Umiat
320 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow occurring. Areas of poor
  visibility are expected. Additional snow accumulations of up
  to one inch are expected.

* WHERE...Northwestern Brooks Range.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM today.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means periods of
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties.

$$

AKZ206-260830-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-180226T0900Z/
Northeastern Brooks Range-
Including Anaktuvuk Pass, Atigun Pass, Galbraith Lake, Sagwon,
and Franklin Bluffs
320 PM AKST Sun Feb 25 2018

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

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow with areas of poor visibility are
  occurring. Additional snow accumulations of up to two inches
  are expected.

* WHERE...Northeastern Brooks Range.

* WHEN...Until midnight. Conditions are expected to improve
  rapidly after midnight as winds decrease.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. The
latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$


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