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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
359 AM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

AKZ206-272100-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150127T2100Z/
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
359 AM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST TODAY IN
PASSES AND NORTH OF SAGWON....

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR WIND CHILL AND LOCAL BLIZZARD
CONDITIONS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST TODAY.

* LOCATION...IN PASSES AND NORTH OF SAGWON.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...TO 60 BELOW.

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE
  AT TIMES.

* TIMING...COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NOON TODAY. WIND
  CHILLS WILL BECOME LESS SEVERE THIS AFTERNOON AS TEMPERATURES
  INCREASE.

* IMPACTS...EXPOSED FLESH CAN FREEZE IN A SHORT TIME RESULTING
  IN FROSTBITE. VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS SHOULD BE
  EXPECTED AT TIMES. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS ONE OR MORE SIGNIFICANT WINTER
WEATHER HAZARDS ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

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