Special Weather Statement - Fairbanks

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
515 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

Middle Tanana Valley-
Including Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright, Eielson AFB, Ester, 
North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox, Chatanika, 
Chena Hot Springs, and Sourdough Camp
515 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...Heavy snow in the Fairbanks area overnight...

Heavy snow mixed with rain and freezing precipitation at times
fell across the Fairbanks area overnight resulting in 
approximately 4 to 7 inches of snow across the region with 6.5
inches reported at the NWS office at UAF. In addition to the 
heavy snowfall, rain and rain freezing on road surfaces has 
produced difficult travel conditions across the area. Additional 
snowfall of 1 to 2 inches mixing with rain at times is expected 
through approximately noon today.