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Weather Alert - St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
218 PM AKST Tue Feb 19 2019


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St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast-
Including Gambell, Savoonga, Brevig Mission, Teller, Wales,
and Diomede
218 PM AKST Tue Feb 19 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO MIDNIGHT AKST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Visibility one quarter
mile or less at times. Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Damage to power lines is possible. Total snow accumulations of
up to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 5 inches, are
expected.

* WHERE...St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast.

* WHEN...9 PM today to midnight Wednesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds gusting as high as 60 mph will
cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. This will make travel
very difficult or impossible.