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WWAK41 PAFG 300231
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
531 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

AKZ201-301500-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0004.150130T0900Z-150131T1500Z/
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE
531 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 AM AKST SATURDAY...

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 AM AKST SATURDAY.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ZERO AT TIMES.

* WINDS...SOUTH AT 30 TO 40 MPH GUSTING TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE THIS EVENING AND
  CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

AKZ205-301500-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0004.150130T0900Z-150131T0900Z/
NORTHWESTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...SINGILUK...UMIAT
531 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT AKST FRIDAY NIGHT...

A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT AKST FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATION...THE WESTERN PLAINS.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ZERO AT TIMES.

* WINDS...SOUTH AT 30 TO 40 MPH GUSTING TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE THIS EVENING AND
  CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE EXTREMELY
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

AKZ202-301500-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WW.Y.0220.150130T1500Z-150131T1500Z/
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
531 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 6 AM
AKST SATURDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT
FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 6 AM AKST SATURDAY.

* VISIBILITY...WILL BE REDUCED TO BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES
  IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH BECOMING WEST 25 TO 35 MPH FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* TIMING...THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY AND FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* 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.

&&

$$

AKZ203-301500-
/O.EXT.PAFG.WW.Y.0220.150130T1800Z-150131T1500Z/
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK
531 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 6 AM
AKST SATURDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 6 AM AKST SATURDAY.

* VISIBILITY...WILL BE REDUCED TO BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES
  IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH FRIDAY BECOMING WEST 25 TO 35 MPH
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY AND FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* 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.

&&

$$

AKZ206-301500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0220.150130T1500Z-150131T0300Z/
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
531 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM
AKST FRIDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
6 AM TO 6 PM AKST FRIDAY.

* VISIBILITY...WILL BE REDUCED TO BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES
  IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* TIMING...DURING FRIDAY DURING THE DAY WILL BE MOST SEVERE.

* 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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