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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
440 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 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.

PKZ299-290200-
440 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE AREA AS A 973
MB LOW IN THE WESTERN BERING SEA WILL SLOWLY FILL AS IT MOVES NEAR
SHEMYA AND A 988 MB LOW DEVELOPS OVER THE NORTH PACIFIC AND MOVES
TO THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS BY SAT MORNING. THE LOW IN THE CENTRAL
ALEUTIANS WILL MOVE NEAR THE PRIBILOFS SAT NIGHT THEN MERGE WITH
THE PRIMARY LOW AS IT MOVES TO THE CENTRAL ALEUTIANS SUN AT 988
MB.

$$

PKZ200-290200-
NORTON SOUND-
440 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT BECOMING S. SEAS CALM. FOG AND FREEZING
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-290200-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
440 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-290200-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
440 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ220-290200-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
440 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING E.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

SDB APR 17



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