*** BLIZZARD WARNING *** BLIZZARD WARNING ***

Blizzard Warning in Effect Friday and Friday night.

Heavy snow today,  2-4 inches

Even more snow overnight,  4-6 inches

 

 

Blizzard Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
1105 AM AKST Fri Dec 27 2019

Kodiak Island-
Including the city of Kodiak City
1105 AM AKST Fri Dec 27 2019

...BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM
AKST SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Anchorage has issued a Blizzard
Warning, which is in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to 5 AM AKST
Saturday. The Winter Weather Advisory is no longer in effect.

* WHAT...Blizzard conditions expected. Total snow accumulations of
  7 to 11 inches. Northeast winds 30 to 40 mph becoming Northwest
  with gusts as high as 50 mph in exposed locations. Visibilities
  one quarter mile or less at times.

* WHERE...Kodiak Island.

* WHEN...From 3 PM Friday to 5 AM AKST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing
  snow could significantly reduce visibility with drifting snow
  likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

For the latest road conditions call 5 1 1 or visit
511.alaska.gov.

A blizzard warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to white-out
conditions, making travel very difficult. All travel and outdoor
activity is strongly discouraged.

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