Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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WHAK49 PAFG 172146
CFWAFG

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
146 PM AKDT TUE OCT 17 2017

AKZ201-181400-
/O.CON.PAFG.SU.Y.0015.171018T0600Z-171019T0000Z/
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING WAINWRIGHT, ATQASUK, POINT LAY, AND CAPE LISBURNE
146 PM AKDT TUE OCT 17 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM AKDT WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...ALONG THE COAST FROM WAINWRIGHT TO POINT LAY.

* WAVES...WILL CAUSE HIGH SURF.

* WINDS...NORTH 30 MPH GUSTING TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT CAUSING WAVES TO PUSH
  ONSHORE. THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HIGHEST SURF ARE EXPECTED EARLY
  WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE WINDS AND SURF WILL DECREASE WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SURF WILL WASH TO THE TOP OF THE BEACH. MINOR BEACH
  EROSION IS EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

AKZ202-181400-
/O.CON.PAFG.SU.Y.0015.171018T0600Z-171019T0000Z/
NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING BARROW, ALAKTAK, PITT POINT, AND NULAVIK
146 PM AKDT TUE OCT 17 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM AKDT WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...ALONG THE COAST INCLUDING BARROW.

* WAVES...WILL CAUSE HIGH SURF.

* WINDS...NORTH 35 MPH GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT CAUSING WAVES TO PUSH
  ONSHORE. THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HIGHEST SURF ARE EXPECTED
  WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE WINDS AND SURF WILL DECREASE WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SURF WILL WASH TO THE TOP OF THE BEACH. MINOR BEACH
  EROSION IS EXPECTED.

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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