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WWAK82 PAFC 121324  
SPSALU  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK  
524 AM AKDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
AKZ161-131500-  
BRISTOL BAY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF KING SALMON, DILLINGHAM, NAKNEK,  
AND PILOT POINT  
524 AM AKDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
   
..A "FALL-LIKE" SYSTEM WILL BRING ROUGH SURF TO BRISTOL BAY
 
 
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY AND  
PERSIST OVERNIGHT INTO SUNDAY. THIS WILL LEAD TO QUICKLY BUILDING  
SEAS AND THE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE, BREAKING WAVES ALONG THE  
COASTLINE. 8 TO 10 FOOT BREAKERS ARE POSSIBLE STARTING SATURDAY  
AFTERNOON AND PERSISTING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. RELATIVELY LOW  
TIDES SHOULD HELP TO KEEP WATER LEVELS FROM RISING INLAND, BUT  
SOME MINOR BEACH EROSION IS STILL POSSIBLE. RESIDENTS AND MARINERS  
SHOULD TAKE CAUTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY AND STAY SAFE THROUGH THE  
WEEKEND.  
 

 
 
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