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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

AKZ201-202-204>206-221300-
/O.CAN.PAFG.WC.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-170122T1500Z/
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-NORTHWESTERN BROOKS RANGE-
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING WAINWRIGHT, ATQASUK, POINT LAY, CAPE LISBURNE, BARROW,
ALAKTAK, PITT POINT, NULAVIK, KAKTOVIK, FLAXMAN ISLAND, SINGILUK,
UMIAT, ANAKTUVUK PASS, ATIGUN PASS, GALBRAITH LAKE, SAGWON,
AND FRANKLIN BLUFFS
300 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS CANCELLED THE WIND
CHILL ADVISORY.

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AKZ203-221800-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170122T1800Z/
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING NUIQSUT, PRUDHOE BAY, ALPINE, DEADHORSE, AND KUPARUK
300 AM AKST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WIND CHILL WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM AKST THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...TO 60 BELOW.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS IMPROVING RAPIDLY THIS MORNING AS WINDS
  DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...EXPOSED SKIN CAN FREEZE QUICKLY CAUSING FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THAT DANGEROUSLY 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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