« View county listWind Chill Advisory
Eastern Alaska Range-
Including Mentasta Lake, Black Rapids, Donnelly Dome,
Trims DOT Camp, Eagle Trail, and Mineral Lake
410 AM AKST Wed Mar 1 2017
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST THURSDAY...
* LOCATION...near Passes.
* WIND CHILL VALUES...to 45 below.
* WINDS...north gusting to 40 mph.
* TIMING...Wind chills will will moderate this afternoon as
temperatures rise. Wind chills will fall to around 45 below
again late tonight through Thursday morning.
* IMPACTS...Exposed flesh will freeze in a short time resulting
in frostbite. Blowing snow will cause reduced visibility and
snow drifts will form.
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.