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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
213 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

AKZ204-011400-
/O.CON.PAFG.SU.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150902T0000Z/
EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
213 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM AKDT TUESDAY...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM AKDT TUESDAY.

* LOCATION...FROM KAKTOVIK EAST.

* WAVES AND SURF...WILL PUSH WATER TO THE TOP OF THE BEACH.

* WINDS...WEST GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...HIGH SURF WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...BEACH EROSION WILL OCCUR FROM KAKTOVIK EAST. DEBRIS
  COULD PUSH ONTO THE RUNWAY AT KAKTOVIK.

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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