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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
131 PM AKDT WED AUG 26 2015

AKZ206-271330-
/O.UPG.PAFG.WS.A.0010.150827T0800Z-150828T0800Z/
/O.NEW.PAFG.WS.W.0016.150827T0800Z-150828T0800Z/
NORTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ANAKTUVUK PASS...ATIGUN PASS...GALBRAITH LAKE...
SAGWON...FRANKLIN BLUFFS
131 PM AKDT WED AUG 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT AKDT THURSDAY NIGHT ABOVE 2000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT AKDT THURSDAY NIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS
NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATION...ABOVE 2000 FEET

* SNOW...WITH STORM TOTAL 4 TO 7 INCHES...HEAVIEST IN ATIGUN 
  PASS. 

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT 
  TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH LATE THURSDAY. 

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS ONE OR MORE SIGNIFICANT WINTER
WEATHER HAZARDS ARE OCCURRING OR EXPECTED.

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