Northwest Arctic County, Alaska
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Weather Alerts: Northwest Arctic County, Alaska
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Special Weather Statement
AKZ219>223-225-230300-
Upper Koyukuk Valley-Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands-
Central Interior-Middle Tanana Valley-Deltana and Tanana Flats-
Denali-
Including Allakaket, Hughes, Bettles, Caribou Mountain,
Gobblers Knob, Fort Yukon, Venetie, Central, Circle,
Stevens Village, Beaver, Chalkyitsik, Birch Creek,
Circle Hot Springs, Eagle Summit, Twelvemile Summit, Nenana,
Anderson, Tanana, Minto, Manley Hot Springs, Rampart,
Lake Minchumina, Livengood, Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright,
Eielson AFB, Ester, North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox,
Chatanika, Chena Hot Springs, Sourdough Camp, Salcha,
Delta Junction, Fort Greely, Harding/Birch Lake, Dry Creek,
Dot Lake, Healy Lake, Healy, Denali National Park, Carlo Creek,
and Kantishna
602 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...Three Rounds of Snow for the Interior...

An active weather weather pattern will bring three rounds of snow
to the Interior through next Monday. The first round of snow will
move across the Interior today into tonight. Expect 2 to 4 inches
of snow to fall in north and west of Delta Junction through
tomorrow morning.

The second round will move through the area Thursday night
through Friday evening. The heaviest snow in Fairbanks will fall
during the day on Friday. 3 to 5 inches of snow is possible with
this system for areas north and west of Delta Junction.

The third round will push through the area Saturday into Sunday.
This round has the potential to have the highest snow amounts of
the three. Details about this system will come into better focus
as we get closer to the weekend. Stay tuned!

Please monitor www.weather.gov/fairbanks for the latest forecast
information.

$$
Winter Storm Watch
AKZ210-230500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0002.170223T1200Z-170224T0600Z/
Northern and Interior Seward Peninsula-
Including Buckland, Deering, Candle, Council, Haycock,
Pilgrim Springs, Serpentine Hot Springs, and Taylor
1159 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

* SNOW...with 4 to 8 inches accumulation possible.

* BLOWING SNOW...with possible blizzard conditions.

* FREEZING RAIN...is possible.

* WINDS...gusting to 40 mph.

* TIMING...Snow and blowing snow with strong winds are expected
to develop Wednesday night and continue through Thursday
evening. Freezing Rain is possible Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor activities will be difficult.
Blizzard conditions are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means that there is a potential for one or
more significant winter weather hazards.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Watch
AKZ217-230500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0002.170223T2100Z-170225T0000Z/
Upper Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Including Ambler, Shungnak, and Kobuk
1159 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

* SNOW...with 8 to 13 inches accumulation possible.

* TIMING...Snow and blowing snow is expected to develop Thursday
afternoon and continue through Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor activities will be difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means that there is a potential for one or
more significant winter weather hazards.

&&

$$
Winter Storm Watch
AKZ209-230500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0002.170223T1500Z-170224T1500Z/
Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley-
Including Kotzebue, Selawik, and Noorvik
1159 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

* SNOW...with 4 to 8 inches accumulation possible.

* BLOWING SNOW...with possible blizzard conditions.

* WINDS...East winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.

* TIMING...Snow and blowing snow with strong winds are expected
to develop Thursday morning and continue through Thursday
night.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor activities will be difficult.
Blizzard conditions are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means that there is a potential for one or
more significant winter weather hazards.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Watch
AKZ207-230500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0002.170223T1500Z-170224T1500Z/
Chukchi Sea Coast-
Including Point Hope, Shishmaref, Kivalina, and Espenberg
1159 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

* SNOW...7 to 10 inches.

* BLOWING SNOW...with possible blizzard conditions.

* WINDS...gusting to 40 mph.

* TIMING...Snow and blowing snow with strong winds are expected
to develop Thursday morning and continue through Thursday
night.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor activities will be difficult.
Blizzard conditions are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means that there is a potential for one or
more significant winter weather hazards.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Watch
AKZ208-230500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WS.A.0002.170223T2100Z-170225T0000Z/
Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Including Noatak, Kiana, and Red Dog Mine
1159 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

* SNOW...with 8 to 13 inches accumulation possible.

* BLOWING SNOW...with possible blizzard conditions.

* WINDS...gusting to 40 mph.

* WIND CHILL...to 40 below.

* TIMING...Snow and blowing snow with strong winds are expected
to develop Thursday afternoon and continue through Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor activities will be difficult.
Blizzard conditions are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means that there is a potential for one or
more significant winter weather hazards.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
AKZ216-230500-
/O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0031.170223T2100Z-170224T2100Z/
Lower Koyukuk and Middle Yukon Valleys-
Including Galena, Nulato, Huslia, Kaltag, Ruby, and Koyukuk
1159 AM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY
TO NOON AKST FRIDAY...

* SNOW...4 to 7 inches.

* TIMING...Snow will develop tonight and become heavy Thursday and
continue into Friday before tapering off. Heaviest snow
accumulations north and west of Galena.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor activities will be difficult.
Near Blizzard conditions will occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that one or more winter weather
hazards are expected to cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
AKZ219-231500-
/O.NEW.PAFG.WW.Y.0032.170223T1800Z-170224T1800Z/
Upper Koyukuk Valley-
Including Allakaket, Hughes, Bettles, Caribou Mountain,
and Gobblers Knob
124 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY TO 9 AM
AKST FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow which is in effect from 9 AM Thursday
to 9 AM AKST Friday.

* SNOW...4 to 7 inches.

* TIMING...Snow will develop early Thursday with moderate to heavy
snow at times overnight into Friday.

* IMPACTS...Visibility may be greatly reduced. Travel and outdoor
activities will be difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that one or more winter weather
hazards are expected to cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$
Winter Weather Advisory
AKZ218-231500-
/O.NEW.PAFG.WW.Y.0032.170223T1800Z-170224T1800Z/
Southeastern Brooks Range-
Including Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot, Chandalar DOT Camp,
and Iniakuk Lake
124 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY TO 9 AM
AKST FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow which is in effect from 9 AM Thursday
to 9 AM AKST Friday.

* LOCATION...West of Chandalar lake.

* SNOW...4 to 7 inches.

* TIMING...Snow will develop around noon Thursday with moderate to
heavy snow at times overnight into Friday.

* IMPACTS...Visibility may be greatly reduced. Travel and outdoor
activities will be difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that one or more winter weather
hazards are expected to cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$

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