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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 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.

PKZ298-281245-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
1009 MB LOW OVER EASTERN BROOKS RANGE WITH TROUGH EXTENDING
ACROSS POINT HOPE WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN TODAY. A STRONG HIGH
PRESSURE OVER EASTERN SIBERIA WILL STRENGTHEN TO AROUND 1048 MB
OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA BY TUE AFTERNOON...WITH RIDGING
EXTENDING EAST ACROSS THE NORTH SLOPE THROUGH WED MORNING.

$$

PKZ225-281245-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ230-281245-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ235-281245-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-281245-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-281245-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

FEB 17



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