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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
357 AM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

NORTHWESTERN 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.

PKZ299-040300-
357 AM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
AN INVERTED TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWEST ALASKA AS WELL AS
THE YUKON DELTA. A 997 MB LOW WILL OVER THE CENTRAL BERING SEA
WILL WEAKEN TO 1004 MB AS IT SLOWLY MOVES TO EASTERN BRISTOL BAY
BY LATE TUE NIGHT.

$$

PKZ200-040300-
NORTON SOUND-
357 AM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ210-040300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
357 AM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ215-040300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
357 AM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-040300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
357 AM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

CF/DJH MAY 16



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