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Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Bristol Bay

NWS Anchorage (Southern Alaska - Anchorage)

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 3 AM AKST TUESDAY NORTH AND WEST OF KING SALMON....

* LOCATION...NORTH AND WEST OF KING SALMON.

* SNOW...ACCUMULATION 3 TO 7 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO ONE-HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH ON MONDAY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOWFALL AND GUSTY NORTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP OVER WESTERN BRISTOL BAY ON MONDAY MORNING...CREATING REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. THE HEAVIEST SNOW AND STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR FROM THE LATE MORNING INTO THE EVENING HOURS MONDAY BEFORE BEGINNING TO DIMINISH LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING... ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.


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