Wainwright, AK

7:19 AM AKST on March 03, 2015 (GMT -0900)
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Active Advisory: Winter Weather Advisory

Elev 23 ft 69.73 °N, 163.01 °W | Updated 23 minutes ago

Light Snow
Light Snow Mist
19 °F
Feels Like 19 °F
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8:57 AM 6:43 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 96% visible
Pressure 29.61 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 400 ft
Overcast 1100 ft
Dew Point 16 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen Not available.
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR PPIZ 031556Z AUTO 2 1/2SM -SN BR BKN004 OVC011 M07/M09 A2960 RMK AO2 TSNO T10721088 P0000 SLP025 $

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Pressure 29.61 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 400 ft
Overcast 1100 ft
Dew Point 16 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen Not available.
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR PPIZ 031556Z AUTO 2 1/2SM -SN BR BKN004 OVC011 M07/M09 A2960 RMK AO2 TSNO T10721088 P0000 SLP025 $

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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 3:51 AM AKST on March 03, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
midnight akst tonight...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for blowing snow... which is in effect from 3 PM
this afternoon to midnight akst tonight.

* Visibility... snow and blowing snow reducing visibility to one
half mile or less at times.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Snow... 1 to 2 inches.

* Timing..,conditions rapidly deteriorating late this afternoon
and continuing through around midnight tonight. Conditions
slowly improving after midnight as winds and blowing snow
diminish.

* Impacts... visibility will be greatly reduced and snow will
accumulate into drifts. Whiteout conditions may occur. Travel
and outdoor activity will be difficult.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that one or more winter weather
hazards are expected to cause travel difficulties.