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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

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.

PKZ298-120300-
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AT 1046 MB WILL WILL REMAIN OVER THE
NORTHEAST ARCTIC WITH RIDGING EXTENDING SOUTHWEST OVER THE CHUKCHI
SEA. THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN TO ABOUT 1040 MB BY 3
AM SATURDAY. A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER
MAINLAND ALASKA THROUGH SATURDAY.

$$

PKZ225-120300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ230-120300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ235-120300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-120300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-120300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

RF/DA FEB 16



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