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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
113 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

AKZ204-151500-
/O.EXT.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T1500Z/
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
113 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST MONDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR
  LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS AROUND 30 MPH GUSTING TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS IMPROVING TOWARD MORNING AS WINDS DIMINISH
  SLOWLY.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
113 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

AKZ203-151500-
/O.EXT.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T1500Z/
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK
113 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST MONDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS AROUND 30 MPH GUSTING TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS IMPROVING TOWARD MORNING AS WINDS DIMINISH
  SLOWLY.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
113 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

AKZ202-151500-
/O.EXT.PAFG.BZ.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T1500Z/
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
113 PM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST MONDAY...

* BLOWING SNOW...REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  AT TIMES.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS AROUND 30 MPH GUSTING TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS IMPROVING TOWARD MORNING AS WINDS DIMINISH
  SLOWLY.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITY WILL BE VERY POOR AND SNOW WILL
  ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR. TRAVEL
  AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS IN
BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND VERY POOR VISIBILITIES ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

&&

$$

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