Wien Memorial, AK

12:26 PM AKST on November 21, 2017 (GMT -0900)
Kotzebue | | Change Station

Elev 10 ft 66.88 °N, 162.60 °W | Updated 13 minutes ago

Snow
Snow
11 °F
Feels Like -13 °F
N
38
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 45 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.22 in
Visibility 0.2 miles
Clouds
Windchill -13 °F
Dew Point 8 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.52 in
Snow Depth Not available.
11:15 AM 3:56 PM
Waxing Crescent, 10% visible
SPECI PAOT 212113Z 11033G39KT M1/4SM R09/1800V2800FT SN FZFG VV005 M12/M13 A2922 RMK AO2 PK WND 12039/2113 P0000 T11171133
Pressure 29.22 in
Visibility 0.2 miles
Clouds
Windchill -13 °F
Dew Point 8 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.52 in
Snow Depth Not available.
11:15 AM 3:56 PM
Waxing Crescent, 10% visible
SPECI PAOT 212113Z 11033G39KT M1/4SM R09/1800V2800FT SN FZFG VV005 M12/M13 A2922 RMK AO2 PK WND 12039/2113 P0000 T11171133

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Blizzard Warning
Issued: 4:32 AM AKST Nov. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 6 am akst Wednesday...

* what... blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be very
dangerous to impossible. Damage to power lines is possible.
Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with localized
amounts up to 10 inches, are expected.

* Where... Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik valley.

* When... until 6 am Wednesday.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 60 mph will
cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant
drifting of the snow is likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous.




Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:30 AM AKST Nov. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this
evening to 6 PM akst Wednesday...

* location... Baldwin Peninsula and Kotzebue.

* Coastal flooding... storm surge and tides will combine to raise
sea levels 4 to 6 feet above normal high tide line. Expect
additional wave run up along exposed coastlines.

* Timing... southeast winds 35 to 50 mph will become south this
afternoon, then southwest in the evening. Winds will diminish
early Wednesday. Water levels will rise this evening and remain
high through Wednesday morning. The highest water levels are
expected Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... the storm surge may displace the Young ice in
Kotzebue Sound and push it onshore. Minor flooding in low area
east of Kotzebue where dog yards have been in the past, and
along The Lagoon on the south and east side of Kotzebue. This
includes the area near the teachers housing in Kotzebue.
Residents should prepare by moving valuables well above the
normal high tide line.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.