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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
256 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

AKZ155-261300-
/O.EXT.PAFC.WC.Y.0002.150126T0300Z-150126T2100Z/
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
256 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON AKST MONDAY...

* WIND...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.

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

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS HAVE FALLEN TO DANGEROUSLY LOW LEVELS AS
  WINDS HAVE BEGUN TO INCREASE OUT OF THE NORTHEAST ACCOMPANIED BY
  CONTINUED COLD TEMPERATURES. WIND CHILLS WILL DIMINISH DURING
  THE DAY ON MONDAY AS TEMPERATURES INCREASE.

* 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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