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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA...DELAYED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
110 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

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.

PKZ299-181400-
110 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO KOTZEBUE TO
BARTER ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN THROUGH
THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA AND
OVER NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. A STRONG LOW
WILL DEVELOP IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THURSDAY.

$$

PKZ200-181400-
NORTON SOUND-
110 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ210-181400-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
110 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ215-181400-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
110 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ220-181400-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
110 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

CF/SDB SEP 14


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