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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

AKZ213-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0014.171120T2100Z-171122T0300Z/
St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast-
Including Gambell, Savoonga, Brevig Mission, Teller, Wales,
and Diomede
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 PM
AKST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions expected. Travel will be very
  dangerous to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5
  inches are expected.

* WHERE...St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast.

* WHEN...Noon Monday to 6 PM Tuesday. Blizzard conditions will
  develop over St Lawrence Island Monday afternoon and along the
  Bering Strait coast by Monday evening. Snow may mix with rain
  over St Lawrence Island Monday evening. Occasional blizzard
  conditions will continue into Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 70 mph will
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous.

$$

AKZ214-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0095.171121T0900Z-171122T0300Z/
Yukon Delta-
Including Mountain Village, Emmonak, Alakanuk, Kotlik,
Pilot Station, St Marys, Scammon Bay, Marshall, Nunam Iqua,
and Pitkas Point
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT MONDAY
NIGHT TO 6 PM AKST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. In addition, areas of
  poor visibility are expected. Total snow accumulations of up
  to two inches are expected.

* WHERE...Yukon Delta.

* WHEN...Midnight to 6 PM Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause travel difficulties.

$$

AKZ207-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0900Z-171122T1500Z/
Chukchi Sea Coast-
Including Point Hope, Shishmaref, Kivalina, and Espenberg
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blizzard conditions possible. Travel could
  be very difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 4
  to 8 inches are possible.

* WHERE...Chukchi Sea Coast.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through late Tuesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 55 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$

AKZ208-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0900Z-171122T2100Z/
Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Including Noatak, Kiana, and Red Dog Mine
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blizzard conditions possible. Travel could
  be very difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 6
  to 10 inches are possible.

* WHERE...Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through Wednesday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$

AKZ209-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0900Z-171122T1500Z/
Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley-
Including Kotzebue, Selawik, and Noorvik
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blizzard conditions possible. Travel could
  be very difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 4
  to 8 inches are possible.

* WHERE...Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through late Tuesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$

AKZ210-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0600Z-171122T1500Z/
Northern and Interior Seward Peninsula-
Including Buckland, Deering, Candle, Council, Haycock,
Pilgrim Springs, Serpentine Hot Springs, and Taylor
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions possible. Travel could be very
  difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4
  inches are possible.

* WHERE...Northern and Interior Seward Peninsula.

* WHEN...From Monday evening through late Tuesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$

AKZ211-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0600Z-171122T1500Z/
Southern Seward Peninsula Coast-
Including Nome, White Mountain, and Golovin
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions possible. Travel could be very
  difficult to impossible. Damage to trees and power lines is
  possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches are
  possible.

* WHERE...Southern Seward Peninsula Coast.

* WHEN...From Monday evening through late Tuesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 55 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$

AKZ212-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0900Z-171122T1500Z/
Eastern Norton Sound and Nulato Hills-
Including Unalakleet, Stebbins, St Michael, Elim, Koyuk,
and Shaktoolik
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions possible. Travel could be very
  difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6
  inches, with localized amounts up to 12 inches, are possible.

* WHERE...Eastern Norton Sound and Nulato Hills.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through late Tuesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 35 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$

AKZ217-201500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0011.171121T0900Z-171122T2100Z/
Upper Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Including Ambler, Shungnak, and Kobuk
655 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blizzard conditions possible. Travel could
  be very difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 4
  to 8 inches are possible.

* WHERE...Upper Kobuk and Noatak Valleys.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through Wednesday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 25 mph could
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.

$$



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