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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 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.

PKZ298-271500-
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1008 MB LOW NEAR POINT LAY WITH A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH EXTENDING
EAST ALONG THE NORTH SLOPE COAST WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES EAST
ALONG THE BROOKS RANGE MONDAY. A 1035 MB HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
NORTH OVER THE SOUTHERN BERING SEA.

$$

PKZ225-271500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-271500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-271500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-271500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-271500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
212 PM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

LTH/BJB FEB 17



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