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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
131 PM AKDT Tue Oct 27 2020

Western Arctic Coast-Northern Arctic Coast-
Including Wainwright, Atqasuk, Point Lay, Cape Lisburne,
Utqiagvik, Alaktak, Pitt Point, and Nulavik
131 PM AKDT Tue Oct 27 2020

...Elevated Surf Today into Saturday...

Elevated surf for Utqiagvik west today into Saturday.

Expect surf to be pushed 1 to 3 feet above the normal high tide
line by a persistent northwest wind of 15 to 20 mph.

Residents should move belongings inland, well above the normal
high tide line, to avoid them being damaged or washed away.

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