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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
1103 AM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

Chukchi Sea Coast-
Including Point Hope, Shishmaref, Kivalina, and Espenberg
1103 AM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Gust Winds and elevated Surf Saturday...

Elevated surf is expected to develop tonight north of Cape
Krusenstern and will continue into Sunday morning. Strong
southwesterly winds will develop tonight continuing into early
Sunday morning. The strongest winds are expected to remain
offshore; however, gusts of 35 mph are possible on Saturday near
Point Hope. Individuals with interests along the coast should
prepare for the potentially elevated surf conditions this weekend.
Boaters in the area should be aware of hazardous boating conditions.


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