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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 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.

PKZ298-011245-
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1020 MB LOW NEAR NUIQSUT WILL CONTINUE TO DISSIPATE TONIGHT AS
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD EAST OVER THE NORTH
SLOPE OF ALASKA TONIGHT AND THU.

$$

PKZ225-011245-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-011245-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-011245-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ240-011245-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-011245-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

MAK/EP AUG 16



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