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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 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.

PKZ298-170230-
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 987 mb Low 300 nm northwest of Point Hope will move to near
Pointy Hope as a 996 mb low by 4am Thu, to the seward Peninsula as
a 1000 mb low by 4pm Thu, and then moving inland. A 990 mb low 200
nm north of Barrow will move to 300 nm northwest of Barrow as a
992 mb low by 4pm Wed, and then continue moving northwest and
weakening. A 995 mb low over Interior Alaska will move over the
eastern North Slope of Alaska Thu.

$$

PKZ225-170230-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt becoming S. Seas 4 ft.  Rain. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ230-170230-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ235-170230-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ240-170230-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt becoming E. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ245-170230-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
447 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 kt becoming E. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

Aug 17


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