Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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WWAK41 PAFC 051806
WSWAER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
906 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

AKZ145-051915-
/O.CAN.PAFC.WC.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-161205T2000Z/
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
906 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED THROUGH BROAD PASS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS CANCELLED THE WIND
CHILL ADVISORY.

TEMPERATURES REMAIN VERY COLD IN THE BROAD PASS AREA BUT WINDS
HAVE DIMINISHED REDUCING THE WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE AREA.

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AKZ131-061500-
/O.NEW.PAFC.WC.Y.0005.161205T1806Z-161207T2100Z/
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
906 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THOMPSON PASS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATION...THOMPSON PASS.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH SUSTAINED WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...40 BELOW TO 50 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...THROUGH WEDNESDAY NOON.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

&&

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