Yukon Delta Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 1:49 PM AKST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight akst
tonight...

* what... snow, blowing snow and freezing rain expected. Plan on
difficult travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 2
inches are expected. Ice accumulation of less than one tenth of
an inch expected.

* Where... Yukon Delta. The strongest winds are along the coast.

* When... until midnight.

* Additional details... winds gusting 40 to 60 mph will cause
areas of blowing and drifting snow with visibility one half
mile or less at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means periods of
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties.




Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:42 PM AKST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from midnight tonight
to midnight akst Tuesday night...

* location... along the coast from the the Yukon Delta to the
Nome.

* Coastal flooding... minor flooding of low lying areas is
possible.

* Timing... Tuesday and Tuesday night.

* Impacts... high water may push into low lying areas along the
coast such lagoons and rivers from the Yukon Delta to Nome. No
buildings are expected to flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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




Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:42 PM AKST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from midnight tonight
to midnight akst Tuesday night...

* location... along the coast from the the Yukon Delta to the
Nome.

* Coastal flooding... minor flooding of low lying areas is
possible.

* Timing... Tuesday and Tuesday night.

* Impacts... high water may push into low lying areas along the
coast such lagoons and rivers from the Yukon Delta to Nome. No
buildings are expected to flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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