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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

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.

PKZ299-271500-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 977 MB LOW OVER EASTERN SIBERIA WILL MOVE TO VANKAREM SIBERIA
BY TUE AFTERNOON AT 975 MB. A SERIES OF WEATHER FRONTS AND THE
ASSOCIATED STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL MOVE OVER THE EASTERN
BERING SEA...CHUKCHI SEA...AND WESTERN ARCTIC TUE AND PERSIST INTO
THU WITH THE STRONGEST OF THE FRONTS MOVING THROUGH WED.

$$

PKZ200-271500-
NORTON SOUND-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ210-271500-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ215-271500-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING N 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ220-271500-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

LTH/RM SEP 16



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