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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 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.

PKZ299-280030-
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
THE 1029 MB HIGH OVER SOUTHWEST MAINLAND ALASKA WILL DRIFT
NORTHWEST TO CENTER BETWEEN SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND AND THE
YUKON DELTA SUN MORNING...THEN BE ABSORBED BY THE DEVELOPING
HIGH PRESSURE CENTER COMING IN FROM RUSSIA. A WEATHER FRONT
MOVING INTO THE WESTERN CHUKCHI EARLY SAT EVENING WILL MOVE EAST
OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA TO LIE FROM ABOUT POINT LAY TO BARROW AND
NORTHWARD AROUND MIDNIGHT SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE MOVING
EAST OVER EASTERN RUSSIA BEHIND THIS FRONT WILL BE 1038 MB
OVER THE NORTHWEST CHUKCHI SEA SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ200-280030-
NORTON SOUND-
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-280030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ215-280030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-280030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS MORNING THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

AUG 16



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