Yukon Delta Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 5:24 AM AKST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 3 am Wednesday to 6 am
akst Thursday...

* what... mixed precipitation expected. Plan on slippery Road
conditions. In addition, areas of poor visibility are expected.
Total snow accumulations of 4 inches, and ice accumulations of
less than one tenth of an inch are expected.

* Where... Yukon Delta.

* When... 3 am Wednesday to 6 am Thursday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties.



Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:44 PM AKST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 6 PM akst this
evening...

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

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

* Timing... through 6 PM this evening. Water levels will gradually
fall through the afternoon and into the evening.

* Impacts... high water may push into low lying areas along the
coast such lagoons and rivers from the Yukon Delta to Nome.
Water is expected to push on top of shore fast ice and river
ice which could impact anyone trying to travel across the ice.
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: 1:44 PM AKST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 6 PM akst this
evening...

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

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

* Timing... through 6 PM this evening. Water levels will gradually
fall through the afternoon and into the evening.

* Impacts... high water may push into low lying areas along the
coast such lagoons and rivers from the Yukon Delta to Nome.
Water is expected to push on top of shore fast ice and river
ice which could impact anyone trying to travel across the ice.
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.