Weather Service Report


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Alaska Zone Weather Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

AKZ218-251530-
Southeastern Brooks Range-
Including Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot, Chandalar DOT Camp, 
and Iniakuk Lake
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO NOON AKST
SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Cloudy with snow showers. Areas of freezing fog. Snow 
accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows 2 to 14 above. Variable winds 
less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Flurries in the morning, then snow
likely in the afternoon. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. 
Areas blowing snow in the afternoon. Visibility one half mile or
less at times in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches.
Highs in the mid teens to upper 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph
increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph in the 
afternoon. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation 
of 2 to 5 inches. Lows 1 to 16 above. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph
with gusts to around 45 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in the
upper teens to upper 20s. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the evening. Snow
showers likely in the evening, then a chance of snow showers
after midnight. Lows 5 below to 2 above. Variable winds less than
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with flurries. Highs around 10.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 15 below.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Highs around
10 below. Lows 15 to 25 below.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Highs around
15 below. Lows 25 to 30 below.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 20 below.

&&
                   TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Arctic Village    2   14    1   19  /   0    0   80   60 

$$

AKZ219-251530-
Upper Koyukuk Valley-
Including Allakaket, Hughes, Bettles, Caribou Mountain, 
and Gobblers Knob
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Snow showers. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation
of 1 to 2 inches. Lows in the mid teens to lower 20s. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then snow in the
afternoon. Patchy freezing fog in the morning, then areas of
freezing fog in the afternoon. Areas of blowing snow. Visibility
one half mile or less at times over elevated terrain. Snow 
accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Highs in the lower 30s. Southwest 
winds to 10 mph, except Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 
mph over elevated terrain.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow. Areas of freezing fog and blowing snow. Visibility
one half mile or less at times over elevated terrain. Snow 
accumulation around 4 inches. Lows in the upper teens to mid 20s. 
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph, except southwest 10 to 20 mph with
gusts to 35 mph over elevated terrain.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in the
upper 20s to lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows
around 6 above. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with flurries. Highs in the mid teens.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 5 below.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
25 below. Highs 5 to 10 below.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around
25 below. Highs around 10 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30 below.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 10 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Bettles      16   30   19   28  /  90   80  100   70 

$$

AKZ220-251530-
Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands-
Including Fort Yukon, Venetie, Central, Circle, Stevens Village, 
Beaver, Chalkyitsik, Birch Creek, Circle Hot Springs, 
Eagle Summit, and Twelvemile Summit
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO NOON AKST
SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then
snow showers after midnight. Patchy freezing fog. Areas of blowing
snow over summits. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows 8 to 12 
above. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph, except locally southwest 
around 25 mph on summits.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Flurries in the morning, then snow
likely in the afternoon. Areas of freezing fog and blowing snow.
Visibility one half mile or less at times in the afternoon over
summits. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches. Highs in the upper 20s 
to lower 30s. Southwest winds to 10 mph, except locally southwest
around 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph on summits.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow. Areas of fog and blowing snow. Visibility
one half mile or less at times over summits. Snow accumulation of
2 to 5 inches. Lows in the lower to mid teens. Southwest winds 5 
to 15 mph, except locally southwest around 25 mph with gusts up to
35 mph on summits.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning,
then snow showers in the afternoon. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in
the upper 20s to lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with snow showers. Lows 1 to 9 above.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Snow showers in the morning, then a chance of
snow showers in the afternoon. Highs around 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows around 10 below. Highs 5 to 20 above.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
25 below. Highs zero to 10 below.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
30 below. Highs around 10 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 35 below.
Highs around 10 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Fort Yukon   11   29   13   30  /   0    0   80   20 

$$

AKZ221-251530-
Central Interior-
Including Nenana, Anderson, Tanana, Minto, Manley Hot Springs, 
Rampart, Lake Minchumina, and Livengood
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SATURDAY TO NOON
AKST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Snow showers likely. Patchy freezing fog. Snow 
accumulation around 1 inch. Lows in the 20s. Southwest winds 
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Snow showers likely in the morning, then snow
likely in the afternoon. Patchy freezing fog. Areas of fog in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Highs in the 30s.
South winds to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation 
of 2 to 6 inches. Lows in the upper teens to lower 20s. South 
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning,
then snow likely in the afternoon. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in
the lower to mid 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows around
8 above. Southwest winds to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid
20s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around
15 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 5 above.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
20 below. Highs 10 below to 5 above.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around
20 below. Highs 5 to 10 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30 below.
Highs 5 to 10 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Tanana       24   31   21   31  /  80   80  100   50 

$$

AKZ222-251530-
Middle Tanana Valley-
Including Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright, Eielson AFB, Ester, 
North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox, Chatanika, 
Chena Hot Springs, and Sourdough Camp
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO NOON AKST
SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Snow showers likely in the evening, then snow showers
after midnight. Patchy fog and freezing fog in the evening, then
areas of freezing fog after midnight. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 
inches. Lows in the mid to upper teens, except in the lower 30s on
the hills. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow showers likely in the morning, then snow likely
in the afternoon. Patchy fog. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches.
Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation 
of 5 to 7 inches. Lows in the lower to mid teens. Southwest winds 
to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow showers likely in the morning, then
a chance of snow in the afternoon. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in
the lower to mid 30s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows 5 to 12 above.
West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
around 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around
5 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs around 5 above.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
25 below. Highs 10 below to 5 above.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around
30 below. Highs around 15 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 35 below.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 15 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Fairbanks    15   34   13   34  /  80   70  100   60 

$$

AKZ223-251530-
Deltana and Tanana Flats-
Including Salcha, Delta Junction, Fort Greely, 
Harding/Birch Lake, Dry Creek, Dot Lake, and Healy Lake
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY TO 3 PM
AKST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Snow showers likely in the evening, then a chance of 
snow showers after midnight. Patchy freezing fog after midnight. 
Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Lows in the lower teens to mid 
20s. West winds to 10 mph becoming northeast around 10 mph after 
midnight, then becoming west late in the night.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Snow
showers likely. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches. Highs in the 
upper 20s to lower 30s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow. Periods of snow north
of Birch Lake with snow accumulation 3 to 5. Lows 2 to 17 above. 
Southeast winds to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with
a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. West
winds to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows 4 to 14 above.
West winds to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
around 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around
5 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then
a chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs around 10.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 20 below.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around 15 below.
Lows 20 to 30 below.

&&
                   TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Delta Junction   25   32   17   30  /  40   40   40   40 

$$

AKZ224-251530-
Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-
Including Tok, Tanacross, Eagle, Tetlin, Northway, Alcan, 
Chicken, and Boundary
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

.TONIGHT...Areas of freezing fog in the evening. Cloudy with
flurries. Lows around 7 above. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with flurries. Highs in the mid 20s.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with flurries. Lows 3 below to 2 above,
except in the mid teens in the Yukon Valley. South winds to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with flurries. Highs in the lower 20s.
Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with flurries. Lows around 4 below.
Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with flurries. Highs around 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around
15 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs around 10.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows around 25 below.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Highs around
20 below. Lows 25 to 35 below.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 15 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Tok           7   25    0   21  /  70   20   20    0 

$$

AKZ225-251530-
Denali-
Including Healy, Denali National Park, Carlo Creek, and Kantishna
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 3 PM
AKST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
evening, then snow showers after midnight. Areas of freezing fog
after midnight. Snow accumulation around 2 inches. Lows 9 to
17 above, except in the upper 20s in valleys west of Toklat. West
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Snow
showers likely. Snow accumulation 1 to 2 inches. Highs in the 
upper 20s to lower 30s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow. Patchy freezing fog in the evening, then 
areas of freezing fog after midnight. Snow accumulation around 4
to 6 inches. Lows in the mid teens to lower 20s. South winds 
around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Snow
showers likely in the morning, then a chance of snow in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 20s. Variable winds less than
15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows 8 to 13 above.
Variable winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs around 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening,
then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 10 below.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 10.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening.
Lows around 25 below.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs around
10 below. Lows 25 to 35 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 35 below.
Highs 5 to 10 below.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
Healy        17   30   21   28  /  80   70   90   60 

$$

AKZ226-251530-
Eastern Alaska Range-
Including Mentasta Lake, Black Rapids, Donnelly Dome, 
Trims DOT Camp, Eagle Trail, and Mineral Lake
341 PM AKST Fri Feb 24 2017

.TONIGHT...Snow showers in the evening, then a chance of snow
showers after midnight. Areas of freezing fog. Snow accumulation
of 1 to 2 inches. Lows in the lower to mid teens. Variable winds 
less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the morning. A
chance of snow showers in the morning, then flurries in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 20s. Variable winds less
than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Flurries in the evening, then a chance
of snow after midnight. Lows 8 to 13 above. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then
flurries in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 20s. Southwest
winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow. Lows
around 2 above. Variable winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
around 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows around 5 below. Highs in the lower teens to lower 20s.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around
15 below. Highs 5 below to 10 above.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20 below.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 10 below.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20 below.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 10 below.

$$

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