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WWAK41 PAFC 030317
WSWAER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
617 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

AKZ141-031630-
/O.CON.PAFC.WC.Y.0003.161203T0900Z-161205T2000Z/
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...
PAXSON...SLANA
617 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
11 AM AKST MONDAY ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE...

* LOCATION...ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE.

* WIND...NORTH 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...35 TO 55 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS WILL QUICKLY DROP TONIGHT AS COLD AIR MOVES
  IN AND WINDS INCREASE. THERE MAY BE SOME MODERATION OF WIND
  CHILL VALUES DURING AFTERNOON HOURS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, BUT LOW
  VALUES WILL PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

$$

AKZ145-031630-
/O.CON.PAFC.WC.Y.0003.161203T0900Z-161205T2000Z/
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
617 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
11 AM AKST MONDAY THROUGH BROAD PASS...

* LOCATION...BROAD PASS AND NORTH.

* WIND...NORTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...30 TO 50 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS WILL QUICKLY DROP TONIGHT AS COLD AIR MOVES
  IN AND WINDS INCREASE. THERE MAY BE SOME MODERATION OF WIND
  CHILL VALUES DURING AFTERNOON HOURS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, BUT LOW
  VALUES WILL PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

$$



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