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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
626 AM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

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.

PKZ299-210330-
626 AM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 970 mb low near Anadyr will Cape Navarin will move to 200 nm
northwest of Cape Lisburne as a 989 mb low by 3pm Tue, and to 300
nm north of Prudhoe Bay as a 1000 mb low by 3pm Wed. Another low
south of Shemya will move to the Central Bering Sea this afternoon.
to near Provideniya as a 1006 mb low by 3pm Wed, and over the
Interior of Alaska Thu.

$$

PKZ200-210330-
Norton Sound-
626 AM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 35 kt.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Freezing fog.
.WED...S winds 25 kt. Fog, snow.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Fog, snow.
.THU...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI...NW winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ210-210330-
Dall Point to Wales-
626 AM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW winds 50 kt. Seas 21 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Freezing
spray.
.WED...S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing fog and blowing
snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...W winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.FRI...E winds 45 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SAT...E winds 35 kt. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ215-210330-
Kotzebue Sound-
626 AM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...SE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow. VSBY
1 NM or less.
.THU...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI...NW winds 20 kt.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ220-210330-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
626 AM AKST Tue Feb 20 2018

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S winds 50 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...SE winds 20 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI...NW winds 20 kt.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt.

$$

Feb 18


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