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Southeastern Brooks Range-Upper Koyukuk Valley-
Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands-Central Interior-
Middle Tanana Valley-Deltana and Tanana Flats-
Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-Denali-
Eastern Alaska Range-
Including Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot, Chandalar DOT Camp,
Iniakuk Lake, 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, Tok, Tanacross, Eagle, Tetlin, Northway,
Alcan, Chicken, Boundary, Healy, Denali National Park,
Carlo Creek, Kantishna, Mentasta Lake, Black Rapids,
Donnelly Dome, Trims DOT Camp, Eagle Trail, and Mineral Lake
916 PM AKST Mon Jan 16 2017
...ARCTIC COLD TO SETTLE INTO THE INTERIOR...
Temperatures will fall to around 40 below for much of the interior
over the next 24 hours. Some areas outside Fairbanks may see 55
below before the end of the week.
As the snow ends and skies clear a pool of cold air over the high
Canadian arctic will move southwest into the eastern Interior
Tuesday and settle in across the Interior for the remainder of
the week. Low temperatures in the valleys will fall to 40 to 50
below with the coldest temperatures expected in the upper Yukon
Flats around Fort Yukon and in the Central Interior around Tanana
where temperatures may fall to around 55 below. Valley locations
will not see much change as highs will be in the 30s to around 40
Higher elevation areas will not be spared as they will see
temperatures in the 30s below overnight with highs only in the 20s
There will be a slight warming trend for most locations this
weekend, but lows will still be in the 30s below.
For the latest weather forecasts go to www.weather.gov/fairbanks
$$Wind Chill Advisory
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING MENTASTA LAKE, BLACK RAPIDS, DONNELLY DOME,
TRIMS DOT CAMP, EAGLE TRAIL, AND MINERAL LAKE
350 AM AKST TUE JAN 17 2017
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST WEDNESDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST WEDNESDAY.
* LOCATION...IN PASSES SOUTH OF TRIMS DOT CAMP.
* WIND CHILL VALUES...TO 40 BELOW.
* TIMING...VERY COLD WINDS CHILLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
* IMPACTS...EXPOSED FLESH WILL FREEZE IN A SHORT TIME RESULTING IN
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOW WIND CHILLS WITH SUSTAINED
WIND SPEEDS OF 15 MPH OR MORE ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED. IF
OUTDOORS...COVER EXPOSED SKIN TO PREVENT FROSTBITE.
$$Winter Weather Advisory
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING TOK, TANACROSS, EAGLE, TETLIN, NORTHWAY, ALCAN,
CHICKEN, AND BOUNDARY
350 AM AKST TUE JAN 17 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST
* LOCATION...ALONG THE ALASKA HIGHWAY.
* WIND CHILLS...TO 40 BELOW.
* BLOWING SNOW...WILL CAUSE DRIFTING SNOW.
* TIMING...SNOW HAS NOW TAPERED OFF. COLD WINDS CHILLS AND
DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL
BECOME LESS SEVERE THIS AFTERNOON AS WINDS DECREASE.
* IMPACTS...SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE INTO DRIFTS. TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES WILL BE DIFFICULT. EXPOSED FLESH WILL FREEZE IN A
SHORT TIME RESULTING IN FROSTBITE.
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT ONE OR MORE WINTER WEATHER
HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED TO CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.