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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

ARCTIC ALASKA COASTAL WATERS OUT 100 NM

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-
THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ298-201245-
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1028MB HIGH NEAR 84N 178W WILL DRIFT NORTH. A 978 MB LOW OVER
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND WILL DRIFT INTO THE CENTRAL INTERIOR OF
ALASKA BY SATURDAY MORNING...THEN DRIFT NORTHEAST AS IT WEAKENS.
THE TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE ARCTIC COAST AND WATERS WILL
BEGIN TO RELAX LATE SATURDAY AND WINDS WILL DIMINISH.

$$

PKZ225-201245-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ230-201245-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG... RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-201245-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG...SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-201245-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-201245-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
131 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

SDB/RM SEP 14


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