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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

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.

PKZ298-221500-
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 988 MB LOW 600 NM N OF POINT BARROW WILL MOVE NW TO THE
DATELINE BY SUN MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT OVER THE
NORTHWEST COAST WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE ARCTIC TO BE OVER THE
BEAUFORT SEA SUN NIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD W OVER
THE ARCTIC NEAR SHORE WATERS WITH A 1021 MB CENTER DEVELOPING
OVER THE SOUTHERN BEAUFORT SEA MON.

$$

PKZ225-221500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-221500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ235-221500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-221500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-221500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
113 PM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

JAN 17



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