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WWAK77 PAJK 170159
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
459 PM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

AKZ018-170900-
/O.CON.PAJK.HW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170117T0900Z/
TAIYA INLET AND KLONDIKE HIGHWAY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SKAGWAY
459 PM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...NEAR SKAGWAY AND ALONG THE KLONDIKE HIGHWAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT
  BEFORE DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...DOWNED TREES AND LIMBS MAY RESULT IN POWER FAILURES.
  AIR TRAVEL WILL BE IMPAIRED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED AT 12 AM AKST TUESDAY OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

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