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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

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.

PKZ298-211430-
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A weather front lies from about Bartar Island to Atigun Pass to
Bettles The front will continue to move tonight passing
demarcation point around midnight tonight. High pressure will
build in behind the front, but then give way to another weather
front, which will move eastward over the Chukchi Sea on Friday,
and onto the western arctic coast Friday night. That front will
continue east over the Alaskan Arctic coast on Saturday.

$$

PKZ225-211430-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ230-211430-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt becoming E. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ235-211430-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding. Fog.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...W winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ240-211430-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ245-211430-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
227 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas building to 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI...W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...W winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

CCC Jul 17


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