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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 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.

PKZ298-070300-
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA THROUGH
THE WEEK FROM A 1050 MB HIGH OVER THE NORTHWESTERN CANADIAN
TERRITORIES. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
THE ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ225-070300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-070300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-070300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ240-070300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-070300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
311 AM AKST TUE DEC 6 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

SDB DEC 16



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