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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 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.

PKZ298-131545-
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
High pressure extending from the high Arctic to the Banks Island
will persist through Thu. A 988 mb low over Bristol Bay will move
to the Yukon Delta as a 992 mb low by 3am Wed, and over the
Chukotsk Peninsula by 3pm Wed. A third low now in the Gulf of
Alaska will move to just north of Bethel as a 991 mb low by 3pm
Wed and to the Bering Strait as a 992 mb low by 3am Thu.

$$

PKZ225-131545-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...NE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 40 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt.

$$

PKZ230-131545-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 30 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ235-131545-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ240-131545-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ245-131545-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
239 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt.

$$

Dec 17



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