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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
412 AM AKST Fri Feb 26 2021


AKZ213-270300-
/O.CON.PAFG.WC.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-210227T2100Z/
St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast-
Including Gambell, Savoonga, Brevig Mission, Teller, Wales,
and Diomede
412 AM AKST Fri Feb 26 2021

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected to 55 below zero.

* WHERE...St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast.

* WHEN...Now to noon Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting to 55 mph combined with the
  cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 10
  minutes to exposed skin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and sustained wind
speeds of 15 mph or more will create low wind chills. Frost bite
and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken.

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
412 AM AKST Fri Feb 26 2021


AKZ207-270300-
/O.CON.PAFG.WC.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-210227T2100Z/
Chukchi Sea Coast-
Including Point Hope, Shishmaref, Kivalina, and Espenberg
412 AM AKST Fri Feb 26 2021

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected to 55 below zero.

* WHERE...Chukchi Sea Coast.

* WHEN...Now to noon Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting to 55 mph combined with the
  cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 10
  minutes to exposed skin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and sustained wind
speeds of 15 mph or more will create low wind chills. Frost bite
and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken.

$$

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