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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
200 PM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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.

PKZ299-231600-
200 PM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
Ridging associated with a 1017 mb high over Wrangel Island
extends S over St Lawrence Island with low pressure over mainland
Alaska. Ridging will weaken as a 994 mb low will moves E across
the Bering Sea to Bristol Bay by Wed evening.

$$

PKZ200-231600-
Norton Sound-
200 PM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ210-231600-
Dall Point to Wales-
200 PM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ215-231600-
Kotzebue Sound-
200 PM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ220-231600-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
200 PM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft subsiding to 6 ft. Fog.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

LTH Aug 17


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