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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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.

PKZ299-171230-
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO KOTZEBUE TO
BARTER ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN THROUGH THU.
HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA AND OVER
NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRI. A LOW IN BRISTOL BAY
WILL PERSIST THROUGH WED. A STRONG LOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE GULF
OF ALASKA THU.

$$

PKZ200-171230-
NORTON SOUND-
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ210-171230-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ215-171230-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT. FOG. SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ220-171230-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

SEP 14



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