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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
429 AM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

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KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
429 AM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

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

LOCALIZED AREAS WITH WIND CHILLS LESS THAN 40 BELOW MAY CONTINUE
EARLY THIS MORNING...HOWEVER WIDESPREAD CONDITIONS ARE NO LONGER
EXPECTED.

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AKZ195-240000-
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PRIBILOF ISLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SAINT PAUL
429 AM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM AKST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* SNOW...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION 1 TO 4 INCHES...HIGHEST ON SAINT
  PAUL ISLAND.

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...MAINLY ON SAINT
  PAUL ISLAND.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 35 TO 50 MPH. GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60 MPH EARLY
  THIS MORNING.

* TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL WITH STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS
  WILL CONTINUE TO BRING TO WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS TODAY...MAINLY TO
  SAINT PAUL ISLAND. CONDITIONS AT SAINT GEORGE HAVE IMPROVED AS
  TEMPERATURES HAVE WARMED...HOWEVER ISOLATED AREAS OF NEAR WHITE-
  OUT CONDITIONS ARE STILL POSSIBLE TODAY DURING HEAVIER SNOW
  SHOWERS. CONDITIONS THROUGHOUT THE AREA WILL THEN IMPROVE THIS
  AFTERNOON AS SNOW AND WINDS BEGIN TO DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL COMBINED WITH STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL PRODUCE WHITE-OUT CONDITIONS. TRAVEL WILL BE VERY
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITE-OUT
CONDITIONS... MAKING TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT. ALL TRAVEL AND
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED.

&&

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BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...
PILOT POINT
429 AM AKST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM AKST TUESDAY NORTH AND WEST OF KING SALMON...

* LOCATION...NORTH AND WEST OF KING SALMON.

* SNOW...ACCUMULATION 3 TO 8 INCHES...HIGHEST NORTH OF DILLINGHAM.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO ONE-HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45
  MPH...MAINLY ON MONDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOWFALL AND NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE
  DEVELOPING THIS MORNING...CREATING AREAS OF LIMITED VISIBILITIES
  IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. THE HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST
  WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR DURING THE LATE MORNING AND EVENING
  HOURS TODAY BEFORE WINDS BEGIN TO DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT. SNOW
  SHOWERS WILL THEN CONTINUE TO BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE
  AREA ON TUESDAY...HOWEVER WITH MUCH LIGHTER WINDS SIGNIFICANT
  AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  LIMITED IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

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