Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
333 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

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.

PKZ299-210030-
333 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING EAST TO WEST ACROSS THE
ARCTIC OCEAN WILL RECEDE NORTHEASTWARD INTO THE CANADIAN
ARCHIPELAGO BY MON. A WEAK 1008 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP 50 MILES
NORTH OF BARROW LATE SUN NIGHT. PRESSURE WILL FALL SLOWLY OVER
THE ALASKA INTERIOR THROUGH SUN WHILE HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS
OVER EASTERN SIBERIA.


$$

PKZ200-210030-
NORTON SOUND-
333 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ210-210030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
333 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ215-210030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
333 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-210030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
333 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

RF/RM DEC 14


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