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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
230 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 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.

PKZ299-291215-
230 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A WEAK 996 MB LOW 400 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE NORTH THROUGH FRIDAY. A 1004 MB LOW WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE
GULF OF ANADYR EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
EAST PASSING JUST SOUTH ST LAWRENCE ISLAND FRIDAY EVENING AND
INTO NORTON SOUND SATURDAY.

$$

PKZ200-291215-
NORTON SOUND-
230 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ210-291215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
230 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT EAST OF ST LAWRENCE
ISLAND. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-291215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
230 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ220-291215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
230 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

NTS JUL 16



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