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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:45 PM AKST on February 24, 2017

Expires 4:00 PM EST on February 26, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from noon Saturday to noon akst
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow which is in effect
from noon Saturday to noon akst Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is
no longer in effect.

* Snow... 6 to 12 inches... heaviest over higher terrain south and
west of Fort Yukon.

* Blowing snow... reducing visibility to one half mile at times
over summits.

* Winds... southwest to around 25 with gusts to 35 mph over
summits.

* Timing... snow will develop late Saturday morning. Snow will be
heavy at times Saturday evening into early Sunday before
tapering off late Sunday morning. Winds will increase and low
visibility in blowing snow will develop Saturday afternoon and
persist into Sunday morning.

* Impacts... visibility may be greatly reduced. Travel and
outdoor activities will be difficult.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means one or more significant winter
weather hazards are occurring or expected.






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Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Watch
Arkansas - Special Statement
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Frost Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Florida - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Maine - Areal Flood Watch , Freezing Rain Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Oregon - Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Frost Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Frost Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch
Utah - Areal Flood Warning
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Washington - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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