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Tropical Center

Winter Weather Advisory


Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Thu 12/06/2018 08:48 PM EST

End Time

Sat 12/08/2018 04:00 AM EST




Moderate impact

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Fairbanks AK 448 PM AKST Thu Dec 6 2018 AKZ207-071500- /O.CON.PAFG.WW.Y.0118.000000T0000Z-181208T0900Z/ Chukchi Sea Coast- Including Point Hope, Shishmaref, Kivalina, and Espenberg 448 PM AKST Thu Dec 6 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST FRIDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches. Visibility will be one half mile or less at times. * WHERE...From Shishmaref west. * WHEN...Until midnight Friday night. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 55 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods of snow and blowing snow will cause travel difficulties.