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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1023 AM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

AKZ155-270900-
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KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
1023 AM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT AKST TONIGHT ALONG THE NORTHERN COAST...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM
THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT AKST TONIGHT.

* LOCATION...ALONG THE COAST NORTH OF TOKSOOK BAY.

* SNOW...SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WIND...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING. INCREASINGLY GUSTY
  WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND THE FALLING SNOW AND MAY ALSO RE-SUSPEND
  SOME OF THE EXISTING SNOWPACK. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE RAPIDLY
  OVERNIGHT AS SNOW ENDS AND TEMPERATURES WARM DRAMATICALLY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED
  IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. &&

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