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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
131 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

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.

PKZ299-031400-
131 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1004 MB LOW 100 NM SOUTHWEST OF GAMBELL WILL DISSIPATE OVER THE
BERING STRAIT ON FRIDAY. AN ASSOCIATED OCCLUDED FRONT ACROSS SAINT
LAWRENCE ISLAND AND THE YUKON DELTA WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN LATER
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY. A LOW PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN TO
1006 MB OVER BRISTOL BAY LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...THEN MOVE NORTH
OVER THE YUKON DELTA ON THURSDAY AND WEAKEN OVER THE WESTERN
INTERIOR OF ALASKA ON FRIDAY.

$$

PKZ200-031400-
NORTON SOUND-
131 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT DECREASING TO 15 KT BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-031400-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
131 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-031400-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
131 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS CALM.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ220-031400-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
131 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

CF/DA SEP 15


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