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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

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.

PKZ298-230300-
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE FAR NORTHERN ARCTIC. A
1003MB LOW NEAR PRUDHOE BAY WILL MOVE NORTH AND THEN BE ABSORBED
BY A 994MB LOW CURRENTLY LOCATED NEAR POINT LAY THAT WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST TO BARROW BY THIS EVENING...THEN CONTINUE NE TO BE 250 NM
N OF BARTER ISLAND BY EARLY WED.

$$

PKZ225-230300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 KT...EXCEPT SW WINDS 25 KT SOUTH OF CAPE
LISBURNE BECOMING N. SEAS 7 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-230300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...SNOW.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-230300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-230300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SE AFTER NOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ245-230300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
353 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

CCC/DJH SEP 14


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