Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
202 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 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.

PKZ299-011245-
202 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 990 MB LOW 200 NM EAST OF INUVIK WILL MOVE EAST AND WEAKEN.
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA WILL BUILD EAST OVER
THE INTERIOR ON TUE. A SURFACE LOW MOVING INTO THE SOUTHERN
BERING SEA TUE WILL MOVE TO 100 NM SOUTH OF GAMBELL BY 4PM WED AS
A 1000 MB LOW AND TO 100 NM NORTH OF GAMBELL AS A 1005 MB LOW BY
4PM THU.

$$

PKZ200-011245-
NORTON SOUND-
202 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN. FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-011245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
202 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN. FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-011245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
202 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ220-011245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
202 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

AUG 15


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