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Coastal Waters Forecast For Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 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.

PKZ298-191515-
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 991 mb low near Deadhorse will move to 100 NM NE of Nuiqsut by
4 am Thursday and to 50 NM NE of Barrow by 4 PM Thursday. By 4 AM
on Friday this low will be 75 NM NW of Point Lay. An 998 mb low
140 NM N of Wainwright will move to 100 NM N of Wainwright by 4 AM
Thursday at 992 MB and to 40 NM E of Point Lay by 4PM Thursday.

$$

PKZ225-191515-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing fog. Snow showers.
Freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 12 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ230-191515-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing fog. Snow showers.
Freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing fog. Snow showers.
Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers. Heavy
freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 12 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ235-191515-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt. Seas 4 ft building to
6 ft. Freezing fog. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ240-191515-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS
AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ245-191515-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
1206 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W winds 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Oct 17



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