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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
438 AM AKST FRI FEB 5 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.

PKZ299-060015-
438 AM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WILL
PERSIST. A LOW IN BRISTOL BAY WILL MOVE TO THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA AS
A 989 MB LOW BY 3AM SAT...TO THE BERING STRAIT BY 3PM SAT...AND TO
POINT HOPE BY 3AM SUN.

$$

PKZ200-060015-
NORTON SOUND-
438 AM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ210-060015-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
438 AM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ215-060015-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
438 AM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-060015-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
438 AM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 25 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

FEB 16



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