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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
154 PM AKST Wed Dec 12 2018

AKZ213-131500-
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St Lawrence Island and Bering Strait Coast-
Including Gambell, Savoonga, Brevig Mission, Teller, Wales,
and Diomede
154 PM AKST Wed Dec 12 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKST THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...North facing shores of the Bering Strait, Little
  Diomede, and St Lawrence Island.

* WAVE AND SURF...will wash to the top of the beach.

* WINDS...North winds 25 to 35 mph occasionally gusting to 50
  mph.

* TIMING...High surf will continue through Thursday afternoon. The
  strongest winds will begin to diminish Thursday morning.

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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