Significant Snowfall for Washington Cascades and Northern Rocky Mountains

A cold front will linger for several days from the Pacific Northwest to portions of the northern Plains early this week. Cold temperatures and copious moisture will combine to produce several feet of snow into the mountain passes, with up to 4 feet of snow down to 4000 feet in the northern Rockies. Travel through mountain passes will be very difficult.
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Last Update: 124 PM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

22NM SSW Kotzebue AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY MONDAY MORNING THROUGH

Synopsis: A broad area of low pressure will remain over mainland Alaska. A 996 mb low near Kotzebue Sound will weaken and either dissipate or merge with the approaching system in the Chukchi Sea. A 960 mb low is moving into the Western Bering Sea with a weather front moving to the Central Bering Sea and Central Aleutians this evening. The low will continue E in the Northern Bering Sea and the weather front will move to St Lawrence Island Mon afternoon, and to the West Coast and Chukchi Sea Mon evening.

Tonight
E winds 20 kt becoming SE 30 kt.
Mon
E winds 35 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
Mon Night
SE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tue
S winds 25 kt.
Tue Night
S winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
Wed
S winds 20 kt.
Wed Night
SE winds 20 kt.
Thu
SE winds 25 kt.
Fri
SE winds 25 kt.
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Last Update: 124 PM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017
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