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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
400 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

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.

PKZ299-290015-
400 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE STRETCHING FROM THE ARCTIC COAST TO THE
NORTHERN BERING SEA WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU THEN MOVE SOUTH OVER
INTERIOR ALASKA AND NORTON SOUND FRI. A STRONG WEATHER FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE CHUKCHI SEA THU NIGHT AND TO BARROW NORTH ON FRI.

$$

PKZ200-290015-
NORTON SOUND-
400 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ210-290015-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
400 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ215-290015-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
400 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-290015-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
400 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

JAN 15



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