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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
204 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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.

PKZ299-291230-
204 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A WEATHER FRONT CURRENTLY OVER THE CENTRAL NORTH SLOPE WILL MOVE
EAST OVER THE EASTERN ARCTIC SLOPE TONIGHT AND DEMARCATION POINT
MONDAY MORNING. A 1038 MB HIGH CURRENTLY 100 NM SOUTH OF WRANGEL
ISLAND WILL BUILD TO AROUND 1040 MB AND DRIFT NORTH AND EAST TO
BE LOCATED 100 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW MONDAY MORNING AND WILL BE
LOCATED 150 NM NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT TUESDAY MORNING. A WEAK
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN
BERING SEA THROUGH TUESDAY. A 999 MB LOW OVER THE NORTHERN PACIFIC
WILL APPROACH THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS WEDNESDAY.

$$

PKZ200-291230-
NORTON SOUND-
204 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-291230-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
204 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-291230-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
204 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-291230-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
204 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

CCC/JK AUG 16



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