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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 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.

PKZ298-280300-
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1034 MB HIGH CENTERED 200 MILES NORTHWEST OF ICY CAPE WILL
BUILD TO A 1041 MB HIGH CENTERED 150 NM N OF CAPE HALKETT BY SAT
AFTERNOON. BY LATE SAT NIGHT THE HIGH WILL BUILD TO 1050 MB CENTER
OVER THE YUKON TERRITORY. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE NORTHWARD INTO
THE CHUKCHI SEA SAT EVENING.

$$

PKZ225-280300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 35 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-280300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E...INCREASING
TO 25 KT SAT AFTERNOON. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ235-280300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING SE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ240-280300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT TURNING E
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-280300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
405 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER NOON. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

CF/DJH DEC 14


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