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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

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.

PKZ298-011430-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
1041 MB HIGH REMAINS OVER MAINLAND ALASKA. A 1013 MB LOW IN THE
WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO 150 NM NE OF WRANGEL ISLAND BY
SUN AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE E TO THE CHUKCHI SEA BY MON MORNING
WITH A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDING S ALONG THE ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ225-011430-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-011430-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-011430-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT DECREASING TO 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ240-011430-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 35 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ245-011430-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
230 PM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT DECREASING TO 30 KT BY MORNING. BLOWING
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 35 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 40 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 35 KT.

$$

CF/ET JAN 15



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