Epic Storm Hitting Alaska

Via Capital Climate:

THE STORM WILL BRING EXTREMELY STRONG WINDS …ACCOMPANIED BY WIDESPREAD MAJOR COASTAL FLOODING AND SEVERE BEACH EROSION OVER MANY PARTS OF THE COASTLINE…RAISING SEA LEVELS TO 7 TO 9 FEET ABOVE NORMAL IN NORTON SOUND AND ALONG THE BERING STRAIT COAST. THE EXTREMELY STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE HIGH WAVES WHICH WILL PUSH THE HIGH WATER FARTHER INLAND. … SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 75 MPH WITH MAXIMUM¬†GUSTS OF 90 TO 100 MPH.

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