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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1026 PM AKST SUN JAN 15 2017

AKZ207-170000-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WC.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170117T1500Z/
CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING POINT HOPE, SHISHMAREF, KIVALINA, AND ESPENBERG
1026 PM AKST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTH OF CAPE KRUSENSTERN.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...40 TO 45 BELOW.

* TIMING...THERE WILL BE A PERIOD OF MODERATING WIND CHILLS
  BETWEEN 20 TO 30 BELOW OVERNIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. WIND
  CHILLS ARE EXPECTED TO FALL AS LOW AS 45 BELOW FROM LATE
  TOMORROW AFTERNOON THROUGH TOMORROW NIGHT AS WINDS INCREASE AGAIN.

* IMPACTS...EXPOSED FLESH WILL FREEZE IN A SHORT TIME RESULTING
  IN FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOW WIND CHILLS WITH SUSTAINED
WIND SPEEDS OF 15 MPH OR MORE ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED. IF
OUTDOORS...COVER EXPOSED SKIN TO PREVENT FROSTBITE.

&&

$$

AKZ210-170000-
/O.CON.PAFG.WC.Y.0006.170116T1500Z-170117T0300Z/
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING BUCKLAND, DEERING, CANDLE, COUNCIL, HAYCOCK,
PILGRIM SPRINGS, SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS, AND TAYLOR
1026 PM AKST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM AKST
MONDAY...

* WIND CHILL VALUES...40 TO 45 BELOW.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE MONDAY MORNING CREATING LOW WIND
  CHILL VALUES THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE
  MONDAY EVENING AS WINDS DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...EXPOSED FLESH WILL FREEZE IN A SHORT TIME RESULTING
  IN FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOW WIND CHILLS WITH SUSTAINED
WIND SPEEDS OF 15 MPH OR MORE ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED. IF
OUTDOORS...COVER EXPOSED SKIN TO PREVENT FROSTBITE.

&&

$$



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