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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.

PKZ298-040230-
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 1006 MB LOW 300 NM N OF
BARROW MON AFTERNOON WILL PERSIST AS THE LOW MOVES TO 250 NM N OF
DEMARCATION POINT BY EARLY TUE MORNING. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD E OVER THE ARCTIC COAST BEGINNING TUE MORNING AS A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES TO THE WESTERN ARCTIC WITH A 1024 MB
HIGH NEAR WRANGEL ISLAND TUE EVENING. THE HIGH WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE E TO BE 200 NM N OF BARROW AT 1022 MB BY LATE WED EVENING.

$$

PKZ225-040230-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ230-040230-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ235-040230-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ240-040230-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ245-040230-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

SDB/DA AUG 15


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