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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
1145 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...Peak Wind Gusts During the Past 24 hours...

Below is a summary of peak wind gusts at selected stations during the
past 48 hours across northern Alaska.


Location                     Speed     Time/Date       Lat/Lon

...Yukon Delta...
Cape Romanzof                44 MPH    0214 AM 02/21   61.78N/166.03W

...Western Arctic Coast...
Cape Lisburne                96 MPH    0124 PM 02/20   68.89N/166.14W
Wainwright                   63 MPH    0651 PM 02/20   70.64N/160.00W
Point Lay                    61 MPH    0519 PM 02/20   69.76N/163.05W

...Upper Kobuk and Noatak Valleys...
Salmon River RAWS            52 MPH    1038 PM 02/20   67.46N/159.84W
Noatak Raws                  40 MPH    0657 PM 02/20   68.07N/158.70W

...St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast...
Tin City                     64 MPH    1255 PM 02/20   65.57N/167.92W
Savoonga                     63 MPH    0156 AM 02/20
Gamble                       58 MPH    0956 PM 02/19
Wales                        58 MPH    1155 AM 02/20   65.62N/168.09W

...Southern Seward Peninsula Coast...
White Mountain               41 MPH    1228 PM 02/20   64.69N/163.41W
Rocky Point SNOTEL           40 MPH    1200 PM 02/20   64.53N/163.42W

...Northwestern Brooks Range...
118 NE Ambler                91 MPH    0800 PM 02/20   68.71N/156.61W
93 NE Ambler                 87 MPH    0820 PM 02/20   68.26N/156.19W
95 E Point Lay               79 MPH    0420 PM 02/20   69.10N/159.59W
Inigok Airfield RAWS         41 MPH    1221 AM 02/21   70.00N/153.08W
88 ESE Atqasuk               39 MPH    1140 PM 02/20   69.62N/154.61W
32 SSE Atqasuk               38 MPH    0130 AM 02/21   70.01N/157.16W

...Northern and Interior Seward Peninsula...
Serpintine Hot Springs RAWS  51 MPH    0138 PM 02/20   65.85N/164.71W
Buckland                     47 MPH    0139 PM 02/20   65.99N/161.12W
Deering                      45 MPH    0111 PM 02/20   66.08N/162.75W
Buckland Uplands RAWS        45 MPH    0301 PM 02/20   65.91N/160.87W
Quartz Creek RAWS            43 MPH    1251 PM 02/20   65.41N/164.66W

...Northern Arctic Coast...
Barrow                       45 MPH    0104 AM 02/21   71.29N/156.77W

...Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys...
31 NNW Kiana                 74 MPH    0405 PM 02/20   67.42N/160.60W
Tahinichok RAWS              59 MPH    0539 PM 02/20   67.55N/163.57W
8 NW Noatak                  51 MPH    0140 PM 02/20   67.70N/163.08W
Kugururok RAWS               48 MPH    0323 PM 02/20   68.32N/161.49W
Kelly River RAWS             43 MPH    0456 PM 02/20   67.93N/162.30W

...Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast...
Barter Island                46 MPH    1251 PM 02/20   70.14N/143.59W
Camden Bay                   45 MPH    0805 AM 02/21   69.92N/144.91W

...Chukchi Sea Coast...
Devils Lake RAWS             58 MPH    0239 PM 02/20   66.28N/164.53W
Point Hope                   58 MPH    0137 PM 02/20   68.35N/166.80W
Red Dog Port                 45 MPH    1154 AM 02/20   67.58N/164.07W

...Central Beaufort Sea Coast...
Nuiqsut                      41 MPH    0238 AM 02/21   70.21N/151.00W
Deadhorse                    41 MPH    1159 AM 02/20   70.20N/148.47W

...Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley...
Selawik                      49 MPH    0620 AM 02/21   66.60N/159.99W
Noorvik                      44 MPH    0148 PM 02/20   66.82N/161.02W
Kotzebue                     40 MPH    0144 PM 02/20   66.87N/162.64W

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

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