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
527 AM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

AKZ212-280200-
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EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
527 AM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 4 AM AKDT THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...NORTON SOUND. PRIMARILY AROUND UNALAKLEET AND
  STEBBINS.

* STORM SURGE...3 TO 5 FEET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...HIGH SURF WILL COMBINE WITH THE STORM SURGE
  TO PRODUCE MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WHICH WILL INUNDATE SOME LOW
  LYING AREAS. NO EXTENSIVE FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL PUSH AND HOLD WATER IN THE SOUND
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY THEN TURN FROM THE SOUTH ALLOWING THE WATER
  TO EBB.

* IMPACTS...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG WITH MINOR BEACH
  EROSION AND HIGH SURF IS EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT RISING SEA WATER THAT CAUSES
FLOODING IS EXPECTED. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD
BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE ACTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY BY MOVING TO HIGHER GROUND IF POSSIBLE.

&&

$$

AKZ207-280200-
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CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...POINT HOPE...SHISHMAREF...KIVALINA...ESPENBERG
527 AM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY TO
4 AM AKDT THURSDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES TO 7 FEET BREAKING JUST OFFSHORE COMBINED
  WITH A STORM SURGE UP TO 2 FEET WILL PRODUCE HIGH SURF
  CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL BUILD THE SURF THROUGH THE DAY
  WEDNESDAY THEN TURN FROM THE SOUTH AND WAVES WILL TURN OFFSHORE.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH SURF AND ELEVATED SEA LEVELS COULD CAUSE
  LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY BY
MOVING IT TO HIGHER GROUND OR PROTECTED AREAS.

&&

$$

AKZ209-280200-
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BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
527 AM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY TO
4 AM AKDT THURSDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES TO 4 FEET BREAKING JUST OFFSHORE COMBINED
  WITH A STORM SURGE UP TO 3 FEET WILL PRODUCE HIGH SURF
  CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL BUILD THE SURF THROUGH THE DAY
  WEDNESDAY THEN TURN FROM THE SOUTH AND WAVES WILL TURN OFFSHORE.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH SURF AND ELEVATED SEA LEVELS COULD CAUSE
  LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY BY
MOVING IT TO HIGHER GROUND OR PROTECTED AREAS.

&&

$$

AKZ211-280200-
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SOUTHERN SEWARD PENINSULA COAST-
INCLUDING...NOME...WHITE MOUNTAIN...GOLOVIN
527 AM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

* LOCATION...FROM NOME EAST.

* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES 6 FEET BREAKING JUST OFFSHORE COMBINED
  WITH A STORM SURGE OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL PRODUCE HIGH SURF
  CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL BUILD THE SURF THROUGH THE DAY
  WEDNESDAY THEN TURN FROM THE SOUTH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH SURF AND ELEVATED SEA LEVELS COULD CAUSE
  LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY BY
MOVING IT TO HIGHER GROUND OR PROTECTED AREAS.

&&

$$

AKZ214-280200-
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YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
527 AM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 PM AKDT WEDNESDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES 6 FEET BREAKING JUST OFFSHORE COMBINED
  WITH A STORM SURGE OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL PRODUCE HIGH SURF
  CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL BUILD THE SURF TUESDAY NIGHT
  THEN TURN FROM THE SOUTH MID DAY WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH SURF AND ELEVATED SEA LEVELS COULD CAUSE
  LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY BY
MOVING IT TO HIGHER GROUND OR PROTECTED AREAS.

&&

$$



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