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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
409 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

AKZ224-210030-
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Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-
409 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has extended the

* Flood Advisory for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Tetlin Village Road...

* Until 430 PM AKDT Sunday

* Water levels on the Tanana River have fallen over 3 feet since
  Tuesday. The river is no longer flowing overbank and into low
  lying areas near the Tetlin Village Road, although a large area of
  ponded water still exists. It may take many days or longer for the
  water to drain this area and make the Tetlin Village Road
  passable. Flooding continues at mile 5.3 of the Tetlin Village
  Road with the road remaining impassible to many vehicles. Water
  levels have also receded near mile 1305 to 1307 of the Alaska
  Highway and there are no impacts to the Alaska highway.

* Residents should use caution while traveling the Tetlin Village
  Road and avoid driving into water of unknown depth.

LAT...LON 6333 14266 6328 14266 6325 14264 6323 14260
      6322 14260 6322 14262 6323 14265 6323 14273
      6327 14277 6328 14277 6332 14276

$$

EWP


High Surf Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1124 AM AKDT FRI AUG 18 2017

AKZ207-191400-
/O.NEW.PAFG.SU.Y.0005.170818T1924Z-170819T1400Z/
CHUKCHI SEA COAST-
INCLUDING POINT HOPE, SHISHMAREF, KIVALINA, AND ESPENBERG
1124 AM AKDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKDT SATURDAY.

* LOCATION...FROM WALES TO SHISHMAREF

* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES OF 4 TO 6 FEET BREAKING OFFSHORE AND
  RUNNING TO THE TOP OF THE BEACH.

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 25 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO BRING HIGH
  SURF THROUGH THIS EVENING. HIGH SURF WILL DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT
  INTO SATURDAY MORNING AS WINDS BEGIN TO SUBSIDE AND TURN TO THE
  NORTH.

* IMPACTS...MINOR TO MODERATE BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION IS
EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO PROTECT PROPERTY.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
353 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for the Northern Gulf of Alaska Coast
up to 100 nm out including Kodiak Island and Cook Inlet.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ119-191230-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
353 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt except E 25 kt east of Montague Island along
the Gulf Coast. Seas 6 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt except E 20 kt to the east of Montague Island
along the Gulf Coast. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
333 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ052-191745-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
333 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E 25 kt late. Seas
7 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Showers.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...Light winds becoming S 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
333 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ051-191745-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
333 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming SW in the evening, then
becoming E late. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Showers.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...Light winds becoming SW 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
332 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southwest Alaska+Bristol Bay+The
Alaska Peninsula Waters and the Aleutian Islands up to 100 nm out.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ172-191300-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Pacific Side-
332 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
332 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southwest Alaska+Bristol Bay+The
Alaska Peninsula Waters and the Aleutian Islands up to 100 nm out.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ174-191300-
Nikolski to Seguam Island Pacific Side-
332 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
332 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southwest Alaska+Bristol Bay+The
Alaska Peninsula Waters and the Aleutian Islands up to 100 nm out.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ176-191300-
Seguam Island to Adak Pacific Side-
332 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Patchy fog.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
314 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Northwestern Alaska Coastal Waters out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent the average of the highest one-
third of the combined wind-wave and swell height.

PKZ220-191415-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
314 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

NTS/DJH Aug 17


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
930 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

AKZ222-191130-
Middle Tanana Valley-
Including Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright, Eielson AFB, Ester,
North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox, Chatanika,
Chena Hot Springs, and Sourdough Camp
930 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.NOW...

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms continue to move
over the Middle Tanana Valley with movement to the northeast.
Brief heavy rainfall is possible along with small hail and gusty
winds. Conditions expected to continue into midnight tonight.

$$

HFL AUG 17

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