Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Anchorage (AKZ101) Alaska Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Winter Weather Advisory Winter Weather Advisory - Anchorage (Alaska)


Updated:Thu, 22-Feb-2018 4:42am AKST
Effective:Thu, 22-Feb-2018 4:42am AKST
Expires:Thu, 22-Feb-2018 3:00pm AKST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Anchorage
 
Message summary: ...winter weather advisory now in effect until 3 pm akst this afternoon...
* what...snow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions, with the heaviest snow occurring during the morning commute today. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches are expected, with highest amounts along the hillside. The turnagain arm wind could lead to lower snow amounts for west anchorage.
* when...until 3 pm today.
* additional details...be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Precautionary/preparedness actions...
A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. For the latest road conditions call 5 1 1 or visit 511.alaska.gov.
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