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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 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.

PKZ299-211430-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 986 mb low near Nome will move to Hooper bay as 985 mb low by 4
pm Sat to Kuskokwim Bay as 993 mb low by 4 pm Sun. A 994 mb low
along the Chukchi Sea on 4pm Sat will move south through the
Bering Strait and weaken by 4pm Sun.

$$

PKZ200-211430-
Norton Sound-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ210-211430-
Dall Point to Wales-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers and rain
showers. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Snow showers and rain showers.
Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers and rain
showers. Freezing spray.
.SUN...N winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.

$$

PKZ215-211430-
Kotzebue Sound-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ220-211430-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

Oct 17


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