Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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WHAK49 PAFG 192006
CFWAFG

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1206 PM AKDT THU OCT 19 2017

AKZ213-201400-
/O.EXB.PAFG.SU.Y.0016.171020T0600Z-171022T1400Z/
ST LAWRENCE ISLAND AND BERING STRAIT COAST-
INCLUDING GAMBELL, SAVOONGA, BREVIG MISSION, TELLER, WALES,
AND DIOMEDE
1206 PM AKDT THU OCT 19 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM
AKDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM AKDT
SUNDAY.

* LOCATION...SAVOONGA AND DIOMEDE.

* WAVES...WILL CAUSE HIGH SURF THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 35 TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS AND SURF WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AND WILL PERSIST
  THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. WINDS AND SURF WILL DIE DOWN EARLY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SURF WILL WASH TO THE TOP OF THE BEACH AND BEACH
  EROSION WILL OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY.

&&

$$

AKZ207-201400-
/O.CON.PAFG.SU.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-171020T1400Z/
CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING POINT HOPE, SHISHMAREF, KIVALINA, AND ESPENBERG
1206 PM AKDT THU OCT 19 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKDT FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...SHISHMAREF.

* WAVES...WILL CAUSE HIGH SURF THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS AND SURF WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.
  WINDS WILL DECREASE FRIDAY MORNING AND TURN NORTHEAST.

* IMPACTS...SURF WILL WASH TO THE TOP OF THE BEACH. BEACH
  EROSION WILL OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY.

&&

$$


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