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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

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.

PKZ298-050130-
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1045 MB HIGH OVER NORTHEAST ALASKA WILL BUILD TO A 1050 MB
TONIGHT. A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH FROM POINT HOPE TO JUST NORTHEAST
OF POINT BARROW WILL MOVE NORTH TODAY. A 990 MB LOW IN THE WESTERN
BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO ANADYR AS A 1005 MB LOW BY 3AM MON...TO
JUST WEST OF WRANGEL ISLAND AS A 1011 MB LOW BY 3PM MON AND THEN
CONTINUE NORTHWEST. A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING EAST FROM THIS LOW
WILL MOVE TO ANADYR TO ST MATTHEW ISLAND BY 3PM SUN...AND TO
PROVIDENIYA TO 100 NM EAST OF ST MATTHEW ISLAND BY 3PM MON...AND
THEN WEAKEN IN PLACE MON NIGHT.

$$

PKZ225-050130-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ230-050130-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS TO 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-050130-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ240-050130-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ245-050130-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
430 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

JB DEC 16



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