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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
520 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 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.

PKZ299-190215-
520 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
Trough of low pressure over the Chukchi and western Beaufort Sea
will weaken and slide to the southeast over northwest Alaska
tonight. A weak 1004 mb low over the Chukotsk Peninsula will pass
just south of St Lawrence Island Fri evening to be over the YK
Delta by late Sat morning. Weak high pressure over northern
Siberia will drift east to be over the Bering and Chuckchi Sea by
Sat afternoon.

$$

PKZ200-190215-
Norton Sound-
520 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ210-190215-
Dall Point to Wales-
520 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.TODAY...W winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ215-190215-
Kotzebue Sound-
520 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog, rain.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ220-190215-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
520 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.TONIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

Aug 17


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