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Wind Chill Advisory

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Thu 11/25/2021 09:44 AM EST

End Time

Fri 11/26/2021 04:00 AM EST

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Low impact

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Fairbanks AK 544 AM AKST Thu Nov 25 2021 AKZ220-260100- /O.CON.PAFG.WC.Y.0044.000000T0000Z-211126T0900Z/ Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands- Including Fort Yukon, Venetie, Central, Circle, Stevens Village, Beaver, Chalkyitsik, Birch Creek, Circle Hot Springs, Eagle Summit, and Twelvemile Summit 544 AM AKST Thu Nov 25 2021 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST TONIGHT... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 10 minutes to exposed skin. Expect wind chills as cold as 45 below zero. * WHERE...Summits along the Steese Highway. * WHEN...Until midnight tonight. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Blowing snow may cause reduced visibility at times. 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.