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Alaska Zone Weather Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

AKZ201-231500-
Western Arctic Coast-
Including Wainwright, Atqasuk, Point Lay, and Cape Lisburne
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT AKST
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 21 to 30 below. West winds to
10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Blizzard developing. Partly cloudy in the morning,
then mostly cloudy with snow likely in the afternoon. Areas of
blowing snow in the morning. Blowing snow and areas of freezing
fog in the afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times
in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs 1 to 10
below. East winds 20 to 30 mph increasing to 25 to 40 mph with
gusts to around 55 mph in the afternoon. Wind chill around 50
below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Blizzard in the evening. Periods of snow.
Blowing snow in the evening. Areas of freezing fog. Visibility one
quarter mile or less at times in the evening. Snow accumulation
of 4 to 5 inches. Lows 4 to 12 below. East winds 20 to 35 mph.
Wind chill around 50 below.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Patchy
freezing fog. Highs 7 to 16 above. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the
evening. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then a slight
chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows 4 below to 5 above.
East winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Patchy freezing
fog in the morning, then areas of blowing snow and freezing fog
in the afternoon. Highs around 5 above.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Lows around 5 above.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs
around 20. Lows 5 below to 5 above.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 5 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
15 below.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Highs around
10 below. Lows 15 to 20 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 5 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Wainwright  -25   -8  -11    7  /   0    0   80   60

$$

AKZ202-231500-
Northern Arctic Coast-
Including Barrow, Alaktak, Pitt Point, and Nulavik
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 25 below. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 10 below. East winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then periods of snow after midnight. Areas of blowing snow in the
evening, then areas of freezing fog and blowing snow after
midnight. Visibility one mile or less at times after midnight.
Snow accumulation around 3 inches. Lows around 13 below. East
winds around 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning.
Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of snow in the
afternoon. Highs around zero. East winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Patchy freezing fog. Lows
around 8 below. East winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Areas of blowing
snow. Highs around 5 below.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then
snow likely after midnight. Lows around 5 below.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of
snow in the afternoon. Highs in the mid teens.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
5 below.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 5 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15 below.
Highs zero to 5 above.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 5 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Barrow      -26  -11  -13    0  /   0    0   80   70

$$

AKZ203-231500-
Central Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Nuiqsut, Prudhoe Bay, Alpine, Deadhorse, and Kuparuk
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 37 below. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph. Wind chill near 60 below.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Highs around 13 below. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Wind chill near 60
below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then periods of snow after midnight. Areas of blowing snow in the
evening, then areas of freezing fog and blowing snow after
midnight. Visibility one mile or less at times after midnight.
Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Lows around 14 below. East
winds 20 to 30 mph. Wind chill around 55 below.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning.
Snow likely in the morning, then a slight chance of snow showers
in the afternoon. Highs in the lower teens. East winds around
20 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Patchy freezing fog. Lows around 2 below. East winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Patchy
freezing fog. Highs around zero.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around zero.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs
around 20. Lows zero to 5 below.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs
around 10. Lows 5 to 15 below.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 25 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 10 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Deadhorse   -35  -13  -15   11  /   0    0   60   60

$$

AKZ204-231500-
Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Kaktovik and Flaxman Island
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Areas of blowing snow after midnight.
Lows around 27 below. West winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to
25 mph after midnight. Wind chill around 55 below.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Areas of blowing snow in the morning.
Highs around 15 below. West winds 15 to 25 mph becoming south to
10 mph in the afternoon. Wind chill near 60 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Partly
cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with flurries after
midnight. Lows around 20 below. East winds 15 to 25 mph. Wind
chill around 55 below.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the morning,
then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Areas of blowing
snow and patchy freezing fog in the afternoon. Highs around
7 above. East winds around 15 mph increasing to around 25 mph in
the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
evening, then snow showers likely after midnight. Patchy freezing
fog in the evening, then areas of freezing fog after midnight.
Lows around 6 below. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Snow showers likely in the morning, then a
chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Areas of freezing fog in
the morning, then patchy freezing fog in the afternoon. Highs
around 5 below.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 5 below.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in
the mid teens. Lows zero to 5 below.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
10 below.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 15 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 10 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Kaktovik    -27  -15  -20    7  /   0    0    0   50

$$

AKZ205-231500-
Northwestern Brooks Range-
Including Singiluk and Umiat
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 37 below. Variable winds
less than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Highs around 3 below. East winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Periods of snow in the evening, then snow
likely after midnight. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation
around 3 inches. Lows around 5 below. East winds around 15 mph,
except south 20 to 35 mph locally in passes.
.FRIDAY...Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with
a chance of snow showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in
the afternoon. Highs in the lower 20s. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Patchy freezing fog. Lows around 10. Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. A
chance of snow showers in the morning, then a chance of snow in
the afternoon. Highs around 20.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around 10.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Highs around 20. Lows zero to
10 above.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 10.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
15 below.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
Lows 15 to 25 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 10 below.

$$

AKZ206-231500-
Northeastern Brooks Range-
Including Anaktuvuk Pass, Atigun Pass, Galbraith Lake, Sagwon,
and Franklin Bluffs
320 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 22 to 32 below. Variable winds
less than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of snow in the afternoon.
Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Highs around 7 above.
South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely in the evening, then
a chance of snow after midnight. Areas of freezing fog and
blowing snow in the evening, then areas of blowing snow after
midnight. Visibility one mile or less at times in the evening.
Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Lows 4 below to 3 above.
South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Areas of
blowing snow in the morning. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in the
upper teens to mid 20s. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Patchy freezing fog. Lows
in the lower teens. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Patchy freezing
fog in the morning. Areas of blowing snow. Highs around 30.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the mid
teens.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning. Highs
in the mid teens.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
zero.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in
the mid teens. Lows 10 to 25 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
30 below. Highs around 5 below.

&&
                   TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Anaktuvuk Pass  -23    5   -4   19  /   0   50   70   20

$$

SDB Feb 17



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