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NOAK48 PAFC 141439
PNSAFC
AKZ121-125-150245-

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
539 AM AKST Tue Feb 14 2017

...Public Information Statement...

BULLETIN IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS
TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE CHUGACH NATIONAL FOREST
AVALANCHE CENTER 6AM FEB 14 2017.

THE CHUGACH NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER IN GIRDWOOD AK HAS
ISSUED A BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING.

* TIMING...IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TODAY, FEB 14, TO 6 AM TOMORROW,
FEB 15

* AFFECTED AREA...FOR TURNAGAIN PASS AND THE KENAI MOUNTAINS AND
WESTERN CHUGACH MOUNTAINS.

* AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS HIGH TODAY AND IS
EXPECTED TO LAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* REASON...ABOVE FREEZING TEMPERATURES, HEAVY SNOW & RAIN
COMBINED WITH WIND WILL LIKELY CREATE WIDESPREAD AREAS OF
UNSTABLE SNOW. BOTH HUMAN TRIGGERED AND NATURAL AVALANCHES ARE
LIKELY ON SLOPES STEEPER THAN 30 DEGREES.

* PRECAUTIONARY / PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS
SHOULD STAY OFF OF AND OUT FROM UNDERNEATH SLOPES STEEPER THAN
30 DEGREES. AVALANCHES MAY RUN LONG DISTANCES. TRAVEL IN
AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT Recommended.

SIMILAR AVALANCHE DANGER MAY EXIST AT LOCATIONS OUTSIDE THE COVERAGE
AREA OF ANY AVALANCHE CENTER. CHECK WWW.AVALANCHE.ORG FOR YOUR
CLOSEST AVALANCHE CENTER. CHECK WWW.FSAVALANCHE.ORG TO LEARN MORE
ABOUT HOW TO IDENTIFY AVALANCHE HAZARDS.

THIS WARNING DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS OR HIGHWAYS WHERE AVALANCHE
REDUCTION MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.CNFAIC.ORG


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Fairbanks

Juneau


341
NOAK47 PAJK 122204
PNSAJK
AKZ026>029-142215-

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Juneau AK
104 PM AKST Sun Feb 12 2017

...Annette Marine Radio Down Until Further Notice....

The National Weather Service Annette marine VHF radio call sign W
W F 78 Channel 9 and 16 will be down until further notice. The
Annette Weather Service Office can still be contacted via H F
frequency 4.125 Mega Hertz.

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