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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1135 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

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SOUTHERN INNER CHANNELS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KETCHIKAN...METLAKATLA
1135 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JUNEAU HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.

1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW WAS REPORTED OVERNIGHT IN THE SOUTHERN INNER
CHANNELS. SNOW SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

THIS WILL BE THE FINAL STATEMENT ON THIS EVENT.

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CAPE DECISION TO SALISBURY SOUND COASTAL AREA-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION COASTAL AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SITKA...PORT ALEXANDER...CRAIG...
KLAWOCK
1135 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON AKST TODAY...

SNOW TOTALS RANGED FROM 5-6 INCHES IN THE SITKA AREA WITH 2-5
INCHES ACROSS PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND. SNOW SHOWERS WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

THIS WILL BE THE FINAL STATEMENT ON THIS EVENT.

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TAIYA INLET AND KLONDIKE HIGHWAY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SKAGWAY
1135 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 9 AM AKST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...KLONDIKE HIGHWAY NEAR WHITE PASS.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...COLD TEMPERATURES NEAR -10 DEGREES ALONG
  WITH NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL PRODUCE WIND CHILL
  VALUES BETWEEN -30 AND -40 DEGREES.

* TIMING...SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THERE WILL BE A RISK OF FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF
  PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. PERSONS SHOULD WEAR WARM PROTECTIVE
  CLOTHING IF THEY MUST VENTURE OUTSIDE FOR EXTENDED PERIODS OF
  TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ADVISORY MEANS DANGEROUS WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES ARE ALREADY
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT.

EXPOSED SKIN IN THE ADVISORY AREA WILL BECOME FROSTBITTEN IN
30 MINUTES.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED BY 8 PM AKST SUNDAY OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

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