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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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.

PKZ298-250400-
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1027 MB HIGH 600 NM N OF BARROW WILL DRIFT NW THROUGH WED
AFTERNOON...THEN REBUILD BACK TO THE S WITH A CENTER 200 NM N OF
BARROW THU MORNING. A STATIONARY WEATHER FRONT LIES OVER THE
BROOKS RANGE AND WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU.

$$

PKZ225-250400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-250400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-250400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-250400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-250400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
456 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

SDB/DJH MAY 16



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