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Alaska Zone Weather Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

AKZ201-240345-
Western Arctic Coast-
Including Wainwright, Atqasuk, Point Lay, and Cape Lisburne
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM AKST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of blowing snow in the morning.
Blowing snow in the afternoon. A chance of snow in the afternoon.
Visibility one mile or less at times decreasing to one quarter
mile or less at times in the afternoon. Highs 4 to 9 below. East
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph increasing to
25 to 40 mph with gusts to around 60 mph in the late morning and
afternoon. Wind chill around 50 below.
.TONIGHT...Snow. Blowing snow and areas of freezing fog.
Visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Snow accumulation
of 4 to 5 inches. Lows 6 to 11 below. East winds 20 to 35 mph.
Gusts up to 50 mph in the evening. Wind chill around 50 below.
.FRIDAY...Snow. Blowing snow in the morning. Areas of freezing
fog. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Visibility one
quarter mile or less at times in the morning. Snow accumulation
of 1 to 2 inches. Highs 5 to 11 above. East winds 5 to 15 mph
becoming southwest in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the evening. Snow
likely in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows
3 to 8 below. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow
and patchy freezing fog in the afternoon. Highs 2 to 11 above.
East winds around 20 mph increasing to around 30 mph in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then
snow likely after midnight. Lows around 5 below.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of
snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid teens.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
10 below.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around zero.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
20 below.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Highs around
10 below. Lows around 20 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 5 below.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
Wainwright   -8  -11    5  /  20  100   90

$$

AKZ202-240345-
Northern Arctic Coast-
Including Barrow, Alaktak, Pitt Point, and Nulavik
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
NOON AKST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon reducing visibility
to one half mile or less at times. Highs around 8 below. East
winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph
late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Snow. Areas of freezing fog and blowing snow.
Visibility one half mile or less at times. Snow accumulation
around 3 inches. Lows around 10 below. East winds 25 to 40 mph
with gusts to 55 mph.
.FRIDAY...Snow. Areas of blowing snow in the morning. Areas of
freezing fog. Visibility one mile or less at times in the
morning. Snow accumulation around 2 inches. Highs around 1 above.
East winds around 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph decreasing
to around 15 mph in the afternoon. Inland, east winds around
15 mph in the morning becoming light.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the evening. Snow
likely in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows
around 9 below. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 3 below.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then
snow likely after midnight. Lows around 10 below.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of
snow in the afternoon. Highs around 10.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
10 below.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around zero.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15 below.
Highs zero to 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
20 below. Highs around 5 below.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
Barrow       -8  -11    0  /   0   90   90

$$

AKZ203-240345-
Central Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Nuiqsut, Prudhoe Bay, Alpine, Deadhorse, and Kuparuk
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then snow likely in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation less than one inch. Highs around 12
below. South winds 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wind chill around 55 below.
.TONIGHT...Snow likely in the evening, then snow after midnight.
Areas of blowing snow reducing visibility to one half mile or less
at times. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation around 3
inches. Lows around 14 below. East winds 20 to 30 mph with wind
gusts to 45 mph. Wind chill around 50 below.
.FRIDAY...Snow. Areas of freezing fog. Areas of blowing snow in
the afternoon. Visibility one mile or less at times in the
morning. Snow accumulation around 2 inches. Highs in the lower to
mid teens. East winds around 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph in
the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Patchy freezing fog. Lows around
7 below. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 4 above.
Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then a
chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows around 10 below.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then a
chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the mid teens.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows
around 10 below. Highs 5 to 15 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
20 below.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 10 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Lows around 25 below.
Highs 10 to 15 below.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
Deadhorse   -12  -14   14  /  60   80   90

$$

AKZ204-240345-
Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Kaktovik and Flaxman Island
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Mostly clear in the morning then snow likely in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Areas of blowing snow
in the morning. Visibility one half mile or less at times in the
afternoon. Highs around 16 below. West winds 15 to 25 mph with
gusts to around 45 mph becoming south in the afternoon, then
becoming east late in the afternoon. Wind chill around 55 below.
.TONIGHT...Snow and blowing snow. Visibility one half mile or
less at times. Lows around 18 below. East winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts to 45 mph. Wind chill around 50 below.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Snow in
the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Snow
accumulation around 2 inches. Blowing snow reducing visibility to
one half mile or less at times. Highs in the lower teens. East
winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph in the morning.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow in the evening, then snow likely after
midnight. Areas of freezing fog in the evening, then patchy
freezing fog after midnight. Lows around 5 below. Northwest winds
around 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Snow in
the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs around
2 below. Northwest winds around 15 mph becoming northeast in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows around
10 below.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then a
chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs around 10.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
5 below.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around
5 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 10 below.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Lows around 20 below.
Highs 5 to 10 below.

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
Kaktovik    -16  -18   12  /  60   80   80

$$

AKZ205-240345-
Northwestern Brooks Range-
Including Singiluk and Umiat
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Partly cloudy in the morning, then snow likely in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches. Wind chill to 55
below. Highs around 2 below. East winds around 15 mph in the
morning becoming south and increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts
to 55 mph through the passes in the Brooks Range.
.TONIGHT...Snow in the evening, then snow likely after midnight.
Areas of freezing fog in the evening, then patchy freezing fog
after midnight. Snow accumulation around 3 inches. Lows around
5 below. South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph through the
passes in the Brooks Range.
.FRIDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of snow in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Areas of blowing snow
reducing visibility to one half mile or less at times in the
morning. Highs around 20. Southwest winds around 15 mph, except
south winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph through the passes
in the Brooks Range.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Areas of blowing snow and patchy freezing
fog in the evening. Snow likely in the evening, then a chance of
snow after midnight. Lows around 4 above. Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Areas of freezing fog in the morning. Snow in
the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs around
10. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows around zero.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Highs in the mid teens. Lows zero to 5 below.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs
around 5 above. Lows 5 to 15 below.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Highs around 10 below. Lows
15 to 25 below.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 10 below.

$$

AKZ206-240345-
Northeastern Brooks Range-
Including Anaktuvuk Pass, Atigun Pass, Galbraith Lake, Sagwon,
and Franklin Bluffs
419 AM AKST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON AKST
FRIDAY...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then
snow in the afternoon. Areas of freezing fog and blowing snow in
the afternoon reducing visibility to one half mile or less at
times in the afternoon. Snow accumulation 1 to 3 inches. Highs
around 8 above. South winds around 15 mph increasing to 30 to 40
mph with gusts to 60 mph through the passes in the Brooks Range in
the late afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow in the evening, then a chance of snow
after midnight. Snow accumulation 2 to 4 inches. Areas of
freezing fog in the evening. Areas of blowing snow reducing
visibility to one half mile or less at times. Lows 1 to 6 above.
South winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph through the Brooks
Range passes.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow likely in the morning, then a
chance of snow in the afternoon. Blowing snow reducing visibility
to one half mile or less at times in the morning. Snow accumulation
up to 1 inch. Highs in the lower 20s. Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph
with gusts to 60 mph in the morning through the Brooks Range passes.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Areas of freezing fog and blowing snow in
the evening. Snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after
midnight. Visibility one mile or less at times in the evening.
Lows in the lower teens. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Patchy freezing fog. Highs
in the lower 20s. Variable winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then a
chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid teens.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
around 20.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening,
then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows around zero.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 10.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
25 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
30 below. Highs 5 to 10 below.

&&
                 TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
Anaktuvuk Pass    6    1   19  /  80   80   70

$$

CCC Feb 17



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