Statement as of 2:40 PM AKDT on October 22, 2014
Expires 10:00 AM EDT on October 25, 2014
... High surf advisory in effect from noon Thursday to 6 am akdt
The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a high surf
advisory... which is in effect from noon Thursday to 6 am akdt
* Waves and surf... 6 to 8 foot waves breaking near shore. Storm
surge 1 to 2 feet.
* Timing... southwest winds will increase through the night
Wednesday and continue through Saturday morning. High surf will
develop Thursday morning and continue into Saturday morning.
Expect a 1 to 2 foot storm surge as 6 to 8 foot waves break near
A high surf advisory means that localized beach erosion is
expected. Precautions should be taken to protect property.