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

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

AKZ207-200000-
/O.NEW.PAFG.SU.Y.0016.171019T1254Z-171020T1400Z/
CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING POINT HOPE, SHISHMAREF, KIVALINA, AND ESPENBERG
454 AM AKDT THU OCT 19 2017

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKDT FRIDAY.

* LOCATION...AT SHISHMAREF.

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

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 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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