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WWAK41PAFG_AKZ204
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AKZ204-191500-
/O.UPG.PAFG.WW.Y.0013.180119T0900Z-180120T1500Z/
/O.NEW.PAFG.BZ.W.0003.180119T0900Z-180120T1500Z/
Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Kaktovik and Flaxman Island
124 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM AKST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions. Snow and blowing with visibility
  less than one quarter mile. Heavy drifting snow. Total snow 
  accumulations of 3 inches. West winds gusting to 50 mph. 

* WHERE...Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast.

* WHEN...Midnight to 6 AM Saturday. Winds and blowing snow will
  develop late tonight, with the worst conditions Friday morning
  through Friday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will 
  cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant 
  drifting of the snow is likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor 
visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, 
making travel extremely dangerous. 

$$
FPAK51PAFG_AKZ204
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AKZ204-191930-
Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast-
Including Kaktovik and Flaxman Island
351 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM AKST
SATURDAY...
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow and blowing snow developing. After 
midnight visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Lows 
around zero. West winds 15 mph increasing to 30 mph with gusts to
40 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Snow. Blowing snow. Visibility one quarter mile or less.
Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Highs around 8 above. West winds
40 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow. Blowing snow. Visibility one quarter mile 
or less. Less than an inch snow accumulation. Lows around 11 
below. West winds 40 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of blowing snow in the morning.
A slight chance of snow. Highs around 6 below. West winds around 
30 mph decreasing to 15 mph in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the
evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows around
22 below. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 15 below.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Cloudy. Lows around 20 below. Highs
around 15 below.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
15 below.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Cloudy. Highs 10 to 15 below. Lows
around 15 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Kaktovik      0    8  -11   -6  /  50   90   80   30 

$$

Derived from FPAK51PAFG - Updated 16:45 01/18/2018


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