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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 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.

PKZ298-030315-
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1033 MB HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED ABOUT 500 NM N OF PRUDHOE BAY
WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHWARD OVER THE POLE. A WEAK INVERTED TROUGH
WILL PERSIST ALONG THE NORTHWEST ARCTIC COAST. A WEAK 1003 MB LOW
NEAR CHICKEN WILL MOVE TO NEAR BANKS ISLAND WITH SAME PRESSURE BY
WED MORNING.

$$

PKZ225-030315-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...EXCEPT 20 KT OVER THE OUTER WATERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...EXCEPT 20 KT OVER THE OUTER WATERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-030315-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-030315-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-030315-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-030315-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
413 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

CF/DJH MAY 16


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