The best action to take according to NWS is to prepare for the event. A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout conditions, making travel extremely difficult. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
Read the full alert from NWS
- WHAT: Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be very
difficult to impossible.
- WHERE: Central Beaufort Sea Coast.
- WHEN: Until 9 AM today.
- ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Winds gusting as high as 65 mph will cause
whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant drifting of
the snow is likely.