Statement as of 12:52 PM AKST on December 11, 2017
Expires 7:00 PM EST on December 12, 2017
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 3 PM akst
* what... heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches
* Where... upper Kobuk and Noatak valleys.
* When... until 3 PM Tuesday.
* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 30 mph will
cause areas of blowing and drifting snow with visibility of
one half mile or less at times. Heavy snow and blowing snow
will develop this afternoon and continue through Tuesday
morning. Conditions will improve Tuesday afternoon.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are occurring. This will make travel
very hazardous or impossible.