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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
650 AM AKDT Tue Aug 20 2019

...Snow Coming to High Elevations of Northern Alaska...

Snow will develop today over the Eastern Brooks Range and
spread to higher elevations of the Interior north and east of
Fairbanks late tonight and Wednesday.

The Brooks Range could see 4 to 6 inches of snow from
Atigun Pass to Galbraith Lake today and tonight, with up to 4
inches on the south slopes of the Brooks Range east of east of the
Dalton highway.

In the Interior, Eagle and Twelvemile Summits on the Steese
Highway could get 2-4 inches of snow from late tonight through
noon Wednesday, and the Taylor and Top of the World Highways
Summits could get 1 to 2 inches of snow Wednesday.

No snow is expected in the Interior below 2000 feet elevation,
and no snow is expected to stick below 3000 feet.


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