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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 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.

PKZ298-260215-
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 996 MB LOW 125 NM NW OF KOTZEBUE WILL SLOWLY DRIFT NW AND
WEAKEN THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. A 999 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP JUST
SOUTH OF DEADHORSE THIS AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL MOVE TO 100 NM N
OF BARROW BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH NW. A
1002 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP TODAY IN THE GULF OF ANADYR AND WILL MOVE
OVER ST. LAWRENCE ISLAND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING BEFORE DISSIPATING.

$$

PKZ225-260215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-260215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-260215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-260215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT BECOMING SW. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-260215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
359 AM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

MAY 17



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