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Alaska, Eastern Norton Sound and Nulato Hills

Coastal Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:53 PM AKDT on September 27, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 29, 2016


... Coastal Flood Warning remains in effect from midnight tonight
to 4 am akdt Thursday...

* location... Norton Sound. Primarily around Unalakleet and
Stebbins.

* Storm surge... 3 to 5 feet.

* Coastal flooding... high surf will combine with the storm surge
to produce minor coastal flooding which will inundate some low
lying areas. No extensive flooding is expected.

* Timing... strong west winds will push and hold water in the
sound through Wednesday then turn from the south allowing the
water to Ebb.

* Impacts... minor coastal flooding along with minor beach
erosion and high surf is expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning means that rising sea water that causes
flooding is expected. Coastal residents in the warned area should
be alert for rising water... and take actions to protect life and
property by moving to higher ground if possible.





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Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Coastal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Flash Flood Watch
Florida - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Special Statement
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Frost Advisory
Oregon - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
- Small Craft Advisory

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