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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
236 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 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.

PKZ299-281245-
236 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1028 MB HIGH OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WITH RIDGE EXTENDING S OVER
THE EASTERN BERING SEA...AND WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A
995 MB LOW WILL MOVE NORTH OVER THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS SAT THEN
MERGE WITH A LOW S OF SHEMYA. A 1008 MB LOW WILL MOVE FROM COOK
INLET TO NUNIVAK ISLAND MONDAY THEN MERGE WITH THE LOW NEAR
SHEMYA.

$$

PKZ200-281245-
NORTON SOUND-
236 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-281245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
236 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-281245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
236 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-281245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
236 PM AKDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

MAK/NTS MAY 16


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