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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

AKZ201-010500-
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING
TO 3 AM AKST SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE OR
LESS AT TIMES. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 3 INCHES. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TEENS TO LOWER 20S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.
VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...IMPROVING TOWARDS
MORNING. LOWS 15 TO 20 BELOW. WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 50 MPH...DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
MPH TOWARDS MORNING.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON.
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE MORNING. HIGHS 7 TO 17 BELOW. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10 TO 22 BELOW. SOUTHEAST WINDS
TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 2 BELOW TO 13 ABOVE. EAST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10 BELOW.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
15 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND
5 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
15 BELOW. HIGHS 5 TO 10 BELOW.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
30 BELOW.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 15 BELOW.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
WAINWRIGHT   19  -18  -13  /  90   50    0

$$

AKZ202-010500-
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SNOW DEVELOPING IN THE MORNING. BLOWING SNOW REDUCING
VISIBILITY TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 3 INCHES.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER TEENS. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY TO ONE
HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...IMPROVING TOWARDS MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS AROUND 15 BELOW. WEST WINDS 25 TO
35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON.
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 12 BELOW. WEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH...DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20 BELOW. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 4 BELOW. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15 BELOW.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND
ZERO.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
15 BELOW. HIGHS ZERO TO 5 BELOW.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20 BELOW.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 10 BELOW.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
BARROW       18  -15  -12  /  90   70    0

$$

AKZ203-010500-
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM AKST
SUNDAY...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY WITH BLIZZARD DEVELOPING IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING... THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
VISIBILITY ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
TO SOUTHWEST TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...BLIZZARD. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW REDUCING VISIBILITY TO
NEAR ZERO AT TIMES. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS AROUND
15 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60
MPH.
.SUNDAY...BLIZZARD. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. VISIBILITY REDUCED
TO NEAR ZERO...IMPROVING LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 5 TO 15
BELOW. WEST WINDS TO 40 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH IN THE MORNING
DECREASING TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE
EVENING. LOWS AROUND 25 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30
MPH...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 6 BELOW. EAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15 BELOW.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 10. LOWS
AROUND 15 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
15 BELOW.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS AROUND 5 BELOW. LOWS 15 TO 30 BELOW.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 20 BELOW.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
DEADHORSE    22  -13  -10  /  30   90   30

$$

AKZ204-010500-
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT AKST SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY...WITH BLIZZARD DEVELOPING LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS TO LOWER 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH IN
THE LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...BLIZZARD. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO. SNOW
ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS AROUND 4 BELOW. WEST WINDS
INCREASING TO 65 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 80 MPH IN THE EVENING AND
CONTINUING OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...BLIZZARD. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. BLOWING SNOW.
VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO. HIGHS AROUND 3 BELOW. WEST WINDS TO 65
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 80 MPH...DECREASING TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...BLIZZARD ENDING IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY
NEAR ZERO IN EVENING. LOWS AROUND 21 BELOW. WEST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH
DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 7 BELOW. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5
TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15 BELOW.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
LOWS AROUND 15 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 10.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20 BELOW.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND
ZERO.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20 BELOW.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 10 BELOW.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
KAKTOVIK     20   -4   -3  /  20   90   30

$$

AKZ205-010500-
NORTHWESTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...SINGILUK...UMIAT
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. BLOWING
SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON WITH VISIBILITY ONE HALF MILE OR LESS AT
TIMES. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITY ONE HALF MILE
OR LESS AT TIMES. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS 10 TO 20
BELOW. WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY ONE
HALF MILE OR LESS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS 5 TO 15 BELOW. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 25 BELOW. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 10 ABOVE. EAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10 TO 20 BELOW.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 5 TO 20 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 10 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 10 ABOVE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10 TO
20 BELOW.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. LOWS 10 TO 25 BELOW.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 10 BELOW.

$$

AKZ206-010500-
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
447 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM AKST
SUNDAY...

.TODAY...BLIZZARD...SNOW...AND BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITY ONE
QUARTER OR LESS AT TIMES DEVELOPING EAST OF THE DALTON HIGHWAY IN
THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 40
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH MAINLY IN PASSES AND EAST OF THE DALTON
HIGHWAY. ELSEWHERE...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TONIGHT...BLIZZARD EAST OF THE DALTON HIGHWAY. SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. BLOWING SNOW.
VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO EAST OF THE DALTON HIGHWAY. SNOW
ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS 9 TO 14 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS
35 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH MAINLY IN PASSES AND EAST OF THE
DALTON HIGHWAY. ELSEWHERE...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BLIZZARD EAST OF THE DALTON HIGHWAY. BLOWING SNOW.
VISIBILITY ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES EAST OF THE DALTON
HIGHWAY. HIGHS ZERO TO 10 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH...DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON MAINLY IN
PASSES AND EAST OF THE DALTON HIGHWAY. ELSEWHERE...SOUTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...DECREASING CLOUDS. LOWS 10 TO 20 BELOW. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE TEENS. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
LOWS AROUND 5 BELOW.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE TEENS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 10 BELOW.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 15 BELOW. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.

&&
                 TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
ANAKTUVUK PASS   25  -14   -4  /  60   90    0

$$

LTH/RF FEB 15



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