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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 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.

PKZ298-210200-
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A weak ridge lies from a 1017 mb high 100 nm N of Barter Island
W over the NW Arctic Coast, then SW to a 1023 mb high in the
Central Bering Sea. The high near Barter Island will move E into
the Beaufort Sea, and the high in the Bering Sea will slip S.
A 998 mb low 200 nm SW of Wrangel Island will move to the central
Chukchi Sea by Mon morning, moving east to Demarcation Point by
Wed morning.

$$

PKZ225-210200-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt increasing to 20 kt. Seas building to
4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.MON...S winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.TUE...N winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ230-210200-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.TUE...N winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ235-210200-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ240-210200-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ245-210200-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
354 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.TUE...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

SDB Aug 17


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