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WWAK71PAFG_AKZ202
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AKZ202-210600-
/O.CON.PAFG.HW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-141021T0600Z/
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
1228 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...EAST GUSTING TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT. PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS HIGH WINDS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED. TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PREVENT PROPERTY
DAMAGE.

&&

$$
WWAK81PAFG_AKZ202
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AKZ201>204-210000-
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE...
BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...
ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
222 AM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...STRONG EASTERLY WINDS TO CONTINUE...

A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE HIGH ARCTIC IS COMBINING
WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA TO CREATE A STRONG
PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE ARCTIC COAST AND ADJACENT COASTAL
WATERS. 

STRONG EASTERLY WINDS THAT CAME UP LAST WEEK WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH MOST OF THIS WEEK BEFORE THE SYSTEMS BREAK DOWN SATURDAY.
THE STRONGEST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH
WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH GUSTING TO AROUND 55 MPH.

THE LOW CLOUDS...SNOW SHOWERS OR FLURRIES...OCCASIONAL FREEZING
DRIZZLE...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE AS WELL HINDERING
TRAVEL ACROSS THE AREA.

FOR THE LATEST...MOST UP TO DATE FORECAST GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FAIRBANKS.

$$
FPAK51PAFG_AKZ202
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AKZ202-210300-
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK
601 AM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED TODAY AND TONIGHT FOR WINDS

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT THIS EVENING...
.REST OF TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND PATCHY
FREEZING DRIZZLE. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY ONE MILE OR
LESS AT TIMES. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. EAST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND PATCHY
FREEZING DRIZZLE. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VISIBILITY ONE
MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. LOWS IN THE TEENS. EAST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 55 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND PATCHY
FREEZING DRIZZLE. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VISIBILITY ONE
MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. EAST WINDS 25 TO
40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS. NORTHEAST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. 
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 25. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20.
HIGHS AROUND 25. 

&&
             TEMPERATURE   /  PRECIPITATION
BARROW       22   19   23  /  40   30   40 

$$

Derived from FPAK51PAFG - Updated 13:00 10/20/2014


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