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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 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.

PKZ298-271500-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1005 MB LOW 250 NM NE OF BARROW WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE BEAUFORT
SEA TOWARDS BANKS ISLAND WHILE DISSIPATING THROUGH WED MORNING. A
STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL MOVE OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA AND
WESTERN ARCTIC TUE.

$$

PKZ225-271500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ230-271500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ235-271500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-271500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-271500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

LTH/RM SEP 16



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