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WWAK41 PAFC 040043
WSWAER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
343 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

AKZ141-041500-
/O.CON.PAFC.WC.Y.0004.161204T0900Z-161205T2000Z/
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...
PAXSON...SLANA
343 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
11 AM AKST MONDAY ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE...

* LOCATION...ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE.

* WIND...NORTH 10 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...35 TO 45 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS WILL DROP TONIGHT AS COLD AIR MOVES IN
  AND THE WINDS CONTINUE. THERE MAY BE SOME MODERATION OF WIND
  CHILL VALUES DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS ON SUNDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$

AKZ145-041500-
/O.CON.PAFC.WC.Y.0004.161204T0900Z-161205T2000Z/
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
343 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
11 AM AKST MONDAY THROUGH BROAD PASS...

* LOCATION...BROAD PASS AND NORTH.

* WIND...NORTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 TO 50 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...35 TO 50 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS WILL DROP TONIGHT AS COLD AIR MOVES IN
  AND THE WINDS CONTINUE. THERE MAY BE SOME MODERATION OF WIND
  CHILL VALUES DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS ON SUNDAY.

* 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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