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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
102 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

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WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE
102 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...EAST OF ICY CAPE.

* SNOW...LESS THAN 1 INCH.

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

* WINDS...EAST WINDS TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH DIMINISHING TO
  25 MPH GUSTING TO 35 MPH OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS IMPROVE TOWARD MORNING AS WINDS DIMINISH.

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

&&

$$

AKZ202-141500-
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NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
102 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH DIMINISHING TO
  30 MPH GUSTING TO 40 MPH OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SLIGHTLY TOWARD MORNING AS
  WINDS GRADUALLY DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE
  INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR
  ACTIVITIES WILL BE 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.

&&

$$

AKZ203-141500-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK
102 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH DIMINISHING TO
  30 MPH GUSTING TO 45 MPH OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SLIGHTLY TOWARD MORNING AS
  WINDS GRADUALLY DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE
  INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR
  ACTIVITIES WILL BE 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.

&&

$$

AKZ204-141500-
/O.CON.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160214T1500Z/
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
102 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH
  DIMINISHING TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO 45 MPH OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SLIGHTLY TOWARD MORNING AS
  WINDS GRADUALLY DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE
  INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR
  ACTIVITIES WILL BE 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.

&&

$$

AKZ206-141500-
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NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
102 PM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

* LOCATION...NORTH OF SAG RIVER DOT.

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

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DIMINISHING TO 20 MPH GUSTING TO
  30 MPH OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SLIGHTLY TOWARD MORNING AS
  WINDS GRADUALLY DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE
  INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE. 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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