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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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.

PKZ298-161515-
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
High pressure extending SE from a 1043 mb high NE of the New
Siberian Islands to S of Banks Island will persist across the
Arctic through Mon as the high weakens to 1030 mb and drifts S to
600 nm NW of Wrangel Island. A Broad area of low pressure will
persist over mainland Alaska and the Chukchi Sea.

$$

PKZ225-161515-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...NE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 30 kt.
.TUE...SE winds 25 kt.
.WED...S winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ230-161515-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 30 kt.
.TUE...E winds 30 kt.
.WED...S winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ235-161515-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.MON...N winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt.
.TUE...E winds 25 kt.
.WED...SE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ240-161515-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.MON...N winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.
.WED...SE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ245-161515-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
1208 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.
.WED...E winds 10 kt.

$$

Dec 17



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