Bristol Bay Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:44 PM AKDT Mar. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 7 am Sunday to 2 am
akdt Monday from Dillingham north and west...

* what... snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on slippery Road
conditions. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with
localized amounts up to 10 inches, are expected. In addition,
areas of poor visibility reduced to one half mile or less at
times are expected.

* Where... from Dillingham north and west.

* When... 7 am Sunday to 2 am Monday. Snow will begin along the
southwest coast Sunday morning, then spread inland. Winds and
blowing snow will quickly increase along the coast and over the
Bristol Bay interior throughout the day. Visibilities are
expected to at their worst between late Sunday morning and late
Sunday night.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 40 mph will
cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving.