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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
548 AM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

AKZ218>226-300000-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-CENTRAL INTERIOR-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-DENALI-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...
BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...GOBBLERS KNOB...FORT YUKON...
VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...
CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...
TWELVEMILE SUMMIT...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD...
FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...NORTH POLE...
MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...CHENA HOT SPRINGS...
SOURDOUGH CAMP...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE...TOK...
TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...CHICKEN...
BOUNDARY...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
548 AM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...DEEP ARCTIC COLD COMING TO AN END...

THE DEEP ARCTIC COLD THAT HAS SET IN OVER INTERIOR ALASKA WILL
RELEASE ITS FIRM GRIP OVER THE WEEKEND AS WARMER AIR MOVES INTO
THE AREA.

THE COLD WILL HANG ON THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING THEN TEMPERATURES
WILL BEGIN A SLOW RISE THAT WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

ANOTHER PERIOD OF DEEP COLD WILL OCCUR LATE NEXT WEEK...BUT IT IS
NOT EXPECT TO LAST AS LONG AS THIS EVENT.



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Air Quality Alert

AKZ222-310200-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
509 AM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM AKST FRIDAY...

THE FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR BOROUGH AIR QUALITY DIVISION HAS ISSUED
AN AIR QUALITY ALERT...IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM AKST FRIDAY.

FAIRBANKS AIR QUALITY IS CURRENTLY CLASSIFIED AS UNHEALTHY AND
EXCEEDS THE EPA HEALTH LIMIT FOR FINE PARTICULATE POLLUTION.
PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...THE ELDERLY AND
CHILDREN SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED EXERTION; EVERYONE ELSE SHOULD
LIMIT PROLONGED EXERTION.

NORTH POLE AIR QUALITY IS CURRENTLY CLASSIFIED AS UNHEALTHY AND
EXCEEDS THE EPA HEALTH LIMIT FOR FINE PARTICULATE POLLUTION.
PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...THE ELDERLY AND
CHILDREN SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED EXERTION; EVERYONE ELSE SHOULD
LIMIT PROLONGED EXERTION.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT AIR QUALITY IN THE BOROUGH YOU
CAN ACCESS THE BOROUGH WEBSITE AT FNSB.US (ALL LOWER CASE)...THEN
SELECT THE AIR QUALITY LINK.

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