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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
834 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

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TAIYA INLET AND KLONDIKE HIGHWAY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF SKAGWAY
834 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 9 AM AKST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JUNEAU HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 9 AM AKST
WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATION...HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE KLONDIKE HIGHWAY INCLUDING
  WHITE PASS.

* SNOW...12 TO 18 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY TUESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST
  INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO ACCUMULATING SNOW AND
  VERY POOR VISIBILITY. HEAVY SNOW WILL BECOME DIFFICULT TO
  MANAGE. AREAS OF DRIFTING MAY OCCUR.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WARNING MEANS THAT A WINTER STORM IS ALREADY OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. THIS STORM COULD POSE A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED BY 6 AM AKST TUESDAY OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

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AKZ017-241500-
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CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO CAPE SUCKLING COASTAL AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF YAKUTAT
834 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...YAKUTAT AND SURROUNDING AREA.

* SNOW...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY AND
  ACCUMULATING SNOW. SNOW MAY BE DIFFICULT TO MANAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ADVISORY MEANS THAT A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS EVENT IS ALREADY
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED BY 6 AM AKST TUESDAY OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

$$

AKZ019-241500-
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HAINES BOROUGH AND LYNN CANAL-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF HAINES
834 PM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO
9 AM AKST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...WEST OF THE HAINES AIRPORT ALONG HAINES HIGHWAY.

* SNOW...6 TO 12 INCHES THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  NEAR PLEASANT CAMP.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE TUESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  TUESDAY NIGHT. SNOW MAY BEGIN TO MIX WITH RAIN TUESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT DUE TO ACCUMULATING SNOW AND
  POOR VISIBILITY. SNOW MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO MANAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ADVISORY MEANS THAT A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS EVENT IS ALREADY
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED BY 6 AM AKST TUESDAY OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

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