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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

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.

PKZ298-120015-
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH SLOPE AND CHUKCHI
SEA WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA TONIGHT AND MON. A
WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC COAST TONIGHT AND
MON.

$$

PKZ225-120015-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING FOG. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ230-120015-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-120015-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ240-120015-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT BECOMING E.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-120015-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
257 AM AKST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

DEC 16


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