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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

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.

PKZ298-020300-
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 997 MB LOW NEAR BANKS ISLAND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST. A 1035
MB HIGH OVER WESTERN MAINLAND ALASKA WILL MOVE EAST AND STRENGTHEN
TO A 1044 HIGH CENTERED OVER WESTERN CANADA BY 9 PM SUN. A 1002 MB
LOW OVER THE GULF OF ANADYR 3AM MON WILL MOVE NORTH TO NEAR
WRANGEL ISLAND BY 3 PM MON.

$$

PKZ225-020300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-020300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ235-020300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-020300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-020300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
251 AM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 55 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

LTH/RF MAR 15



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