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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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.

PKZ299-311300-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 998 MB LOW IN THE WESTERN INTERIOR OF ALASKA WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST
TONIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN BERING SEA
AND WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD EAST OVER THE ARCTIC COAST AND
INTERIOR OF ALASKA THROUGH TUE. A WEATHER FRONT MOVING IN THE
CENTRAL BERING SEA TUE WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN BERING SEA WED.

$$

PKZ200-311300-
NORTON SOUND-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-311300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING
TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-311300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT DECREASING. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-311300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
317 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT DECREASING. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

AUG 15



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