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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
354 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

AKZ201-140100-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE
354 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...EAST OF ICY CAPE.

* SNOW...ABOUT 2 INCHES ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION THROUGH TONIGHT.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE MILE OR
  LESS.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. SLOW
  IMPROVEMENT IN CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN SUNDAY AS WINDS START TO
  DECREASE.

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

&&

$$

AKZ202-140100-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
354 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

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

* WINDS...EAST WINDS TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. SLOW
  IMPROVEMENT IN CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN SUNDAY AS WINDS START TO
  DECREASE.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE 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.

&&

$$

AKZ203-140100-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK
354 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

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

* WINDS...EAST WINDS TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. SLOW
  IMPROVEMENT IN CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN SUNDAY AS WINDS START TO
  DECREASE.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE 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.

&&

$$

AKZ204-140100-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
354 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING..BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. SLOW
  IMPROVEMENT IN CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN SUNDAY AS WINDS START TO
  DECREASE.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE 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.

&&

$$

AKZ206-140100-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
354 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTH OF SAG RIVER DOT.

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

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...LOW VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  TONIGHT. CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN TO IMPROVE SUNDAY AS WINDS START
  TO DECREASE.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE.
  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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