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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
401 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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.

PKZ299-300315-
401 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 982 MB LOW IN THE W CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL MOVE NW AS IT
WEAKENS TO 998 MB SAT MORNING AND IS ABSORBED INTO A LOW IN THE
SEA OF OKHOTSK EARLY SUN MORNING. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE WESTERN INTERIOR OF ALASKA WILL DRIFT WEST OVER THE EASTERN
BERING SEA BY SAT MORNING AND PERSIST INTO SUN. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL BUILD W OVER THE COAST ON SUN EVENING.

$$

PKZ200-300315-
NORTON SOUND-
401 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-300315-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
401 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ215-300315-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
401 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-300315-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
401 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 30 KT.

$$

SDB/NTS MAY 15



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