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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 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.

PKZ298-211400-
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
Ridging building east across the Arctic Coast will continue to
build with a 1028 mb low N of Deadhorse moving to 200 nm N of
Demarcation Point as it builds to 1031 mb, and a 1017 mb high over
the Gulf of Anadyr will slide SW. A weather front associated with
a 974 mb low 1000 nm NW of Wrangel Island will persist over the
NW Arctic.

$$

PKZ225-211400-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ230-211400-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ235-211400-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ240-211400-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ245-211400-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

SDB Sep 17



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