Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 12:54 PM AKST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Friday morning through
Saturday morning...

* what... heavy snow and blowing snow possible. Travel will be very
difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5
inches, with localized amounts up to 7 inches, are possible.
Poor visibility is likely.

* Where... Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik valley.

* When... from Friday morning through Saturday morning.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 45 mph will
cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.




Special Statement
Issued: 3:34 PM AKST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

.Blowing snow for northern Seward Peninsula...

Gusty east winds up to 40 mph will continue to produce blowing
snow and low visibility to one half mile or less at times through
the afternoon across the chukchi coast including Shishmaref.
Winds will gradually decrease into this evening.



334 PM akst Wed Feb 20 2019

.Blowing snow for northern Seward Peninsula...

Gusty east winds up to 40 mph will continue to produce blowing
snow and low visibility to one half mile or less at times through
the afternoon across the chukchi coast including Shishmaref.
Winds will gradually decrease into this evening.




334 PM akst Wed Feb 20 2019

.Blowing snow for northern Seward Peninsula...

Gusty east winds up to 40 mph will continue to produce blowing
snow and low visibility to one half mile or less at times through
the afternoon across the chukchi coast including Shishmaref.
Winds will gradually decrease into this evening.



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