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Winter Weather Advisory

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Tue 10/12/2021 10:00 PM EDT

End Time

Thu 10/14/2021 10:00 AM EDT

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Moderate impact

Locations Affected

Nuiqsut Alaska Native Village Statistical Area, AK ∙ Cross Island, AK ∙ Kaktovik Alaska Native Village Statistical Area, AK ∙ Cape Halkett, AK ∙ Simpson Lagoon, AK ∙ Brownlow Point, AK ∙ Demarcation Point, AK ∙ Nuiqsut Airport, AK ∙ Midway Islands, AK ∙ Barter Island, AK

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Fairbanks AK 247 PM AKDT Tue Oct 12 2021 AKZ204-131700- /O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0095.211013T0200Z-211014T1400Z/ Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast- Including Kaktovik and Flaxman Island 247 PM AKDT Tue Oct 12 2021 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM AKDT THURSDAY... * WHAT...Snow and blowing snow with low visibility are expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected. Visibility one half mile or less at times expected. * WHERE...Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast. * WHEN...6 PM Tuesday to 6 AM Thursday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause blowing and drifting snow with low visibility at times. The worst conditions are expected to be Wednesday. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods of snow and blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.