630  
WWAK73 PAFG 172133  
NPWAFG  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
1233 PM AKST MON FEB 17 2020  
 
AKZ225-181500-  
/O.CON.PAFG.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200219T0300Z/  
DENALI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HEALY, DENALI NATIONAL PARK, CARLO CREEK,  
AND KANTISHNA  
1233 PM AKST MON FEB 17 2020  
   
..HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST TUESDAY
 
 
* WHAT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH  
EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...DENALI INCLUDING THE PARKS HIGHWAY.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM AKST TUESDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...DAMAGING WINDS WILL BLOW DOWN TREES AND POWER LINES.  
WIDESPREAD POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE. TRAVEL WILL BE  
DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PEOPLE SHOULD AVOID BEING OUTSIDE IN FORESTED AREAS AND AROUND  
TREES AND BRANCHES. IF POSSIBLE, REMAIN IN THE LOWER LEVELS OF  
YOUR HOME DURING THE WINDSTORM, AND AVOID WINDOWS. USE CAUTION IF  
YOU MUST DRIVE.  
 

 
 

 
 
AKZ226-181500-  
/O.CON.PAFG.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200219T0300Z/  
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MENTASTA LAKE, BLACK RAPIDS,  
DONNELLY DOME, TRIMS DOT CAMP, EAGLE TRAIL, AND MINERAL LAKE  
1233 PM AKST MON FEB 17 2020  
   
..HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST TUESDAY
 
 
* WHAT...SOUTH WINDS 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 80 MPH  
EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...EASTERN ALASKA RANGE INCLUDING THE RICHARDSON HIGHWAY.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM AKST TUESDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...DAMAGING WINDS WILL BLOW DOWN TREES AND POWER LINES.  
WIDESPREAD POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE. TRAVEL WILL BE  
DIFFICULT, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE THROUGH  
MOUNTAIN PASSES, INCLUDING ISABEL PASS NORTH OF BLACK RAPIDS.  
HEAVY SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ALONG THE RICHARDSON HIGHWAY SOUTH  
OF BLACK RAPIDS WITH 6 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PEOPLE SHOULD AVOID BEING OUTSIDE IN FORESTED AREAS AND AROUND  
TREES AND BRANCHES. IF POSSIBLE, REMAIN IN THE LOWER LEVELS OF  
YOUR HOME DURING THE WINDSTORM, AND AVOID WINDOWS. USE CAUTION IF  
YOU MUST DRIVE.  
 

 
 

 
 
AKZ223-181500-  
/O.CON.PAFG.WI.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-200219T0300Z/  
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SALCHA, DELTA JUNCTION, FORT GREELY,  
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE, DRY CREEK, DOT LAKE, AND HEALY LAKE  
1233 PM AKST MON FEB 17 2020  
   
..WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST TUESDAY
 
 
* WHAT...EAST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH  
EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM AKST TUESDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS COULD BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS.  
TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY  
RESULT.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...STRONG SOUTH WINDS FROM ISABEL PASS COULD  
MIX NORTHWARD TO DELTA JUNCTION AT TIMES, CAUSING GUSTY,  
ERRATIC WINDS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN DRIVING, ESPECIALLY IF OPERATING A HIGH  
PROFILE VEHICLE. SECURE OUTDOOR OBJECTS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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