Road Conditions: Black?

Oh yeah, that’s right. Up here in Alaska in the Fairbanks/Fort Wainwright area the road conditions are BLACK. We’ve been having freezing rain since last night and will be going and going until sometime in the middle of tonight. Black road conditions (on the army base anyway) means that no one is allowed to drive around the base. Only emergency vehicles are permitted if at all possible. Obviously if you have an emergency and can’t wait for an ambulance you can drive to the hospital, but you might get stopped by the police anyway on the way there. Kinda crazy! […]

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