Barrow, AK

6:26 AM AKDT on July 22, 2017 (GMT -0800)
Wiley Post-Will Rogers Memorial | | Change Station
Active Advisory: High Surf Advisory, Special Statement Active Notice: High Surf Advisory

Elev 43 ft 71.29 °N, 156.77 °W | Updated 33 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
39 °F
Feels Like 28 °F
N
24
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 33 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.64 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1200 ft
Windchill 28 °F
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 86%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
2:00 PM 2:00 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR PABR 221353Z AUTO 27021G29KT 10SM OVC012 04/02 A2963 RMK AO2 PK WND 27030/1335 SLP035 T00390017 TSNO
Pressure 29.64 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1200 ft
Windchill 28 °F
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 86%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
2:00 PM 2:00 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR PABR 221353Z AUTO 27021G29KT 10SM OVC012 04/02 A2963 RMK AO2 PK WND 27030/1335 SLP035 T00390017 TSNO

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High Surf Advisory
Issued: 5:35 AM AKDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory in effect until 6 PM akdt this evening...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has issued a high surf
advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM akdt this evening.

* Location... from Point Barrow west.

* Waves and surf... waves offshore 4 feet building to 6 feet with
winds around 25 mph remaining onshore. High surf resulting.

* Timing... waves offshore building to 6 feet by noon, persisting
through most of the afternoon, then diminishing toward evening.

* Impacts... persons should approach the beach with caution if at
all. Precautions should be taken to protect property.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that localized beach erosion is
expected. Precautions should be taken to protect property.




Special Statement
Issued: 12:54 PM AKDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf possible Sunday afternoon through Monday...

A series of early season storms will bring persistent west to
northwest winds along the coast north of Wainwright to Barrow
beginning tonight and continuing through Monday. Another storm
system is forecast to move into the southern Chukchi Sea Sunday.
The exact track of the second system will have a large influence
on storm surge values. At this time the highest surf levels are
expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday.
Storm surge is expected to be 1 to 2 feet above normal tide levels
with wave run up likely reaching high water line Sunday evening.
Localized beach erosion will be possible beginning Sunday
afternoon and continuing into Monday. Those with interests along
the shore should move boats and other valuables above the high
water line.


1254 PM akdt Fri Jul 21 2017

... High surf possible Sunday afternoon through Monday...

A series of early season storms will bring persistent west to
northwest winds along the coast north of Wainwright to Barrow
beginning tonight and continuing through Monday. Another storm
system is forecast to move into the southern Chukchi Sea Sunday.
The exact track of the second system will have a large influence
on storm surge values. At this time the highest surf levels are
expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday.
Storm surge is expected to be 1 to 2 feet above normal tide levels
with wave run up likely reaching high water line Sunday evening.
Localized beach erosion will be possible beginning Sunday
afternoon and continuing into Monday. Those with interests along
the shore should move boats and other valuables above the high
water line.


1254 PM akdt Fri Jul 21 2017

... High surf possible Sunday afternoon through Monday...

A series of early season storms will bring persistent west to
northwest winds along the coast north of Wainwright to Barrow
beginning tonight and continuing through Monday. Another storm
system is forecast to move into the southern Chukchi Sea Sunday.
The exact track of the second system will have a large influence
on storm surge values. At this time the highest surf levels are
expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday.
Storm surge is expected to be 1 to 2 feet above normal tide levels
with wave run up likely reaching high water line Sunday evening.
Localized beach erosion will be possible beginning Sunday
afternoon and continuing into Monday. Those with interests along
the shore should move boats and other valuables above the high
water line.



1249 PM akdt Fri Jul 21 2017

... High surf possible Sunday afternoon through Monday...

An series of early season storms will bring persistent west to
northwest winds along the coast north of Wainwright to Barrow
beginning tonight and continuing through Monday. Another storm
system is forecast to move into the southern Chukchi Sea Sunday.
The exact track of the second system will have a large influence
on storm surge values. At this time the highest surf levels are
expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday.
Storm surge is expected to be 1 to 2 feet above normal tide levels
with wave run up likely reaching high water line Sunday evening.
Localized beach erosion will be possible beginning Sunday
afternoon and continuing into Monday. Those with interests along
the shore should move boats and other valuables above the high
water line.


1249 PM akdt Fri Jul 21 2017

... High surf possible Sunday afternoon through Monday...

An series of early season storms will bring persistent west to
northwest winds along the coast north of Wainwright to Barrow
beginning tonight and continuing through Monday. Another storm
system is forecast to move into the southern Chukchi Sea Sunday.
The exact track of the second system will have a large influence
on storm surge values. At this time the highest surf levels are
expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday.
Storm surge is expected to be 1 to 2 feet above normal tide levels
with wave run up likely reaching high water line Sunday evening.
Localized beach erosion will be possible beginning Sunday
afternoon and continuing into Monday. Those with interests along
the shore should move boats and other valuables above the high
water line.


1249 PM akdt Fri Jul 21 2017

... High surf possible Sunday afternoon through Monday...

An series of early season storms will bring persistent west to
northwest winds along the coast north of Wainwright to Barrow
beginning tonight and continuing through Monday. Another storm
system is forecast to move into the southern Chukchi Sea Sunday.
The exact track of the second system will have a large influence
on storm surge values. At this time the highest surf levels are
expected to begin Sunday afternoon and continue through Monday.
Storm surge is expected to be 1 to 2 feet above normal tide levels
with wave run up likely reaching high water line Sunday evening.
Localized beach erosion will be possible beginning Sunday
afternoon and continuing into Monday. Those with interests along
the shore should move boats and other valuables above the high
water line.