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
1022 PM AKDT TUE AUG 22 2017

AKZ207-231400-
/O.EXT.PAFG.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170823T1400Z/
CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING POINT HOPE, SHISHMAREF, KIVALINA, AND ESPENBERG
1022 PM AKDT TUE AUG 22 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKDT WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...FROM CAPE ESPENBERG WEST TO THE BERING STRAIT.

* WAVES AND SURF...4 TO 7 FEET OFFSHORE BREAKING NEARSHORE WITH
  RUNUP ABOVE THE NORMAL HIGH TIDE LINE.

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WILL DIMINISH OVERNIGHT
  AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE.

* IMPACTS...WAVES BREAKING NEAR SHORE AND RUNUP WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS CONDITIONS. SOME MINOR EROSION IS POSSIBLE.

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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