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Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 4:20 AM AKST on January 16, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 17, 2017


... Wind Chill Advisory in effect until 3 PM akst Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a Wind Chill
Advisory... which is in effect until 3 PM akst Tuesday.

* Wind chill values... 50 to 55 below.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph. Gusts developing to 50 mph before
noon.

* Timing... winds will continue to increase Monday morning and
then persist through Tuesday afternoon.

* Impacts... exposed flesh will freeze in a short time resulting in
frostbite.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Special Statement

Statement as of 9:50 PM AKST on January 15, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 16, 2017


... Snow then periods of cold temperatures this week...

A low pressure system moving into the interior from the southeast
will arrive overnight tonight. Snowfall totals of 4 to 7 inches
are expected south of a line from Fort Yukon to Nenana by late
Monday night... with around 1 to 3 inches expected along and north
of this line. Snowfall totals will be higher in the eastern
Alaska Range with around one foot of snow falling in the
mountains east of the Tok cutoff.

Following the exit of the snow tomorrow night... cloud cover is
expected to decrease from south to north into Tuesday... and will
remain variable for the interior throughout the upcoming week.
For areas that experience clearing for around 12 consecutive hours
or more... temperatures are expected to drop as low as 35 to 45
below for interior valleys... including in and around Fairbanks. A
large amount of uncertainty remains on the exact timing of the
coldest periods... but confidence is high that most valley
locations will experience one or more periods of very cold
temperatures this week. Please keep up to date on the latest
forecasts... as several changes in the temperature and cloud
forecasts are expected throughout the upcoming work week.
Temperatures will gradually moderate next weekend.




950 PM akst sun Jan 15 2017

... Snow then periods of cold temperatures this week...

A low pressure system moving into the interior from the southeast
will arrive overnight tonight. Snowfall totals of 4 to 7 inches
are expected south of a line from Fort Yukon to Nenana by late
Monday night... with around 1 to 3 inches expected along and north
of this line. Snowfall totals will be higher in the eastern
Alaska Range with around one foot of snow falling in the
mountains east of the Tok cutoff.

Following the exit of the snow tomorrow night... cloud cover is
expected to decrease from south to north into Tuesday... and will
remain variable for the interior throughout the upcoming week.
For areas that experience clearing for around 12 consecutive hours
or more... temperatures are expected to drop as low as 35 to 45
below for interior valleys... including in and around Fairbanks. A
large amount of uncertainty remains on the exact timing of the
coldest periods... but confidence is high that most valley
locations will experience one or more periods of very cold
temperatures this week. Please keep up to date on the latest
forecasts... as several changes in the temperature and cloud
forecasts are expected throughout the upcoming work week.
Temperatures will gradually moderate next weekend.





950 PM akst sun Jan 15 2017

... Snow then periods of cold temperatures this week...

A low pressure system moving into the interior from the southeast
will arrive overnight tonight. Snowfall totals of 4 to 7 inches
are expected south of a line from Fort Yukon to Nenana by late
Monday night... with around 1 to 3 inches expected along and north
of this line. Snowfall totals will be higher in the eastern
Alaska Range with around one foot of snow falling in the
mountains east of the Tok cutoff.

Following the exit of the snow tomorrow night... cloud cover is
expected to decrease from south to north into Tuesday... and will
remain variable for the interior throughout the upcoming week.
For areas that experience clearing for around 12 consecutive hours
or more... temperatures are expected to drop as low as 35 to 45
below for interior valleys... including in and around Fairbanks. A
large amount of uncertainty remains on the exact timing of the
coldest periods... but confidence is high that most valley
locations will experience one or more periods of very cold
temperatures this week. Please keep up to date on the latest
forecasts... as several changes in the temperature and cloud
forecasts are expected throughout the upcoming work week.
Temperatures will gradually moderate next weekend.




950 PM akst sun Jan 15 2017

... Snow then periods of cold temperatures this week...

A low pressure system moving into the interior from the southeast
will arrive overnight tonight. Snowfall totals of 4 to 7 inches
are expected south of a line from Fort Yukon to Nenana by late
Monday night... with around 1 to 3 inches expected along and north
of this line. Snowfall totals will be higher in the eastern
Alaska Range with around one foot of snow falling in the
mountains east of the Tok cutoff.

Following the exit of the snow tomorrow night... cloud cover is
expected to decrease from south to north into Tuesday... and will
remain variable for the interior throughout the upcoming week.
For areas that experience clearing for around 12 consecutive hours
or more... temperatures are expected to drop as low as 35 to 45
below for interior valleys... including in and around Fairbanks. A
large amount of uncertainty remains on the exact timing of the
coldest periods... but confidence is high that most valley
locations will experience one or more periods of very cold
temperatures this week. Please keep up to date on the latest
forecasts... as several changes in the temperature and cloud
forecasts are expected throughout the upcoming work week.
Temperatures will gradually moderate next weekend.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
California - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Ice Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning
Kansas - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Maine - Winter Storm Watch
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory
Missouri - Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Montana - High Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Ice Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Statement , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Storm Watch
New Jersey - Freezing Rain Advisory
New Mexico - Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory, Air Stagnation Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
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Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory
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