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Blizzard Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
233 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

AKZ202-211500-
/O.EXB.PAFG.BZ.W.0015.171121T0900Z-171122T1500Z/
Northern Arctic Coast-
Including Barrow, Alaktak, Pitt Point, and Nulavik
233 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM AKST
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions expected. Travel will be very
  dangerous to impossible.  Total snow accumulations of up to two
  inches are expected.

* WHERE...Northern Arctic Coast.

* WHEN...Midnight to 6 AM Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
  drifting of the snow is likely.

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 whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous. The latest road
conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$



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