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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 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.

PKZ298-300030-
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 992 MB LOW NEAR BARROW WILL MOVE SOUTH AND WEAKEN TO 1000 MB
OVER INTERIOR ALASKA SUN AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM
NORTHEAST RUSSIA AND ACROSS THE SOUTHERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO
THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA AND NORTH SLOPE BY MON. LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP FROM THE MACKENZIE DELTA NORTHWEST INTO THE EASTERN
BEAUFORT SEA ON MON.

$$

PKZ225-300030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING SUN MORNING. SEAS 10 FT
SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-300030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-300030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-300030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-300030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

EWP/DJH AUG 15


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