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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1103 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

AKZ213-301500-
/O.EXB.PAFG.WW.Y.0219.150130T0803Z-150131T0600Z/
ST LAWRENCE ISLAND AND BERING STRAIT COAST-
INCLUDING...GAMBELL...SAVOONGA...BREVIG MISSION...TELLER...
WALES...DIOMEDE
1103 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM AKST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM
AKST FRIDAY.

* LOCATION...NEAR THE BERING STRAIT.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE
  AT TIMES.

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE FRIDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONE OR MORE WINTER WEATHER
HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

&&

$$

AKZ207-301500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0219.150130T0900Z-150131T0600Z/
CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...POINT HOPE...SHISHMAREF...KIVALINA...ESPENBERG
1103 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM AKST
FRIDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 9 PM AKST FRIDAY.

* LOCATION...FROM KIVALINA NORTH.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE
  AT TIMES.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASING LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND THROUGH THE
  NIGHT. CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE GREATLY REDUCED AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONE OR MORE WINTER WEATHER
HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

&&

$$


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