Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
000
FZAK52 PAFG 192330
CWFWCZ

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
330 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 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.

PKZ299-201415-
330 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A ridge of high pressure will persist over the Chukchi and Bering
Sea through Sun. A 997 mb low and weather front will move into
the Western Chukchi Sea Mon morning, to move onto the western
Arctic Coast by Tue morning. A 993 mb low pressure and associated
weather front in the north Pacific will cross the western Aleutians
into the western Bering Sea Tue.

$$

PKZ200-201415-
Norton Sound-
330 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas building to 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ210-201415-
Dall Point to Wales-
330 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...East of St Lawrence Island...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
Fog. West of St Lawrence Island...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 feet.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ215-201415-
Kotzebue Sound-
330 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ220-201415-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
330 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 kt decreasing to 15 kt near the Bering
Strait. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft. Fog. Elsewhere N winds 15 kt.
Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

NTS/DJH Aug 17


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.