Kivalina, AK

1:10 AM AKST on November 21, 2017 (GMT -0900)
Kivalina | | Change Station

Elev 10 ft 67.73 °N, 164.55 °W | Updated 10 minutes ago

Snow
Snow
10 °F
Feels Like -13 °F
N
32
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 43 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.49 in
Visibility 0.2 miles
Clouds
Windchill -13 °F
Dew Point 7 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
11:38 AM 3:49 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
SPECI PAVL 211000Z AUTO 11028G37KT 1/4SM -SN FZFG VV018 M12/M14 A2949 RMK AO2 PK WND 11035/1000 T11221139 TSNO PNO $
Pressure 29.49 in
Visibility 0.2 miles
Clouds
Windchill -13 °F
Dew Point 7 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
11:38 AM 3:49 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
SPECI PAVL 211000Z AUTO 11028G37KT 1/4SM -SN FZFG VV018 M12/M14 A2949 RMK AO2 PK WND 11035/1000 T11221139 TSNO PNO $

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Watches & Warnings

Blizzard Warning
Issued: 2:29 PM AKST Nov. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Blizzard Warning remains in effect from 9 PM this evening to
6 am akst Wednesday...

* what... blizzard conditions expected. Travel will be very
dangerous to impossible. Damage to trees and power lines is
possible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with
localized amounts up to 8 inches, are expected.

* Where... Chukchi Sea coast.

* When... 9 PM today to 6 am Wednesday.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 55 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 Warning
Issued: 7:20 PM AKST Nov. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal Flood Warning remains in effect from 3 PM Tuesday to
6 PM akst Wednesday...

* location... the Chukchi Sea coast.

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

* Timing... southwest winds will increase to 35 to 50 mph Tuesday
evening and continue through Wednesday evening. Highest water
levels will be late Tuesday evening and early Wednesday
morning.

* Impacts... major erosion will be possible with this storm. In
Kivalina, water will be pushed into The Lagoon and cause
flooding on The Lagoon side of channel street with significant
wave run-up and erosion along the beach. In Shishmaref,
flooding of low lying areas and Road to the dump may be
impacted. Residents should prepare by moving boats and other
valuables will above the normal high tide line.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning means that rising sea water that causes
flooding is expected. Coastal residents in the warned area should
be alert for rising water and take actions to protect life and
property.