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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

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.

PKZ298-310030-
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1003 MB LOW 300 MILES NORTH OF BARROW WILL CONTINUE NORTHEAST.
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA AND
INLAND OVER THE ARCTIC SLOPE WILL GRADUALLY BUILD IN OVER THE
REMAINDER OF THE CHUKCHI SEA AND THE BEAUFORT SEA...WITH A
1020 MB HIGH CENTERED 300 MILES NORTH OF WAINWRIGHT AT 4PM
FRIDAY.

$$

PKZ225-310030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ230-310030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY EAST OF WAINWRIGHT ENDING THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ235-310030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WEST OF POINT
BARROW EARLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ240-310030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 KT OFFSHORE BECOMING NW 15 KT. SW WINDS
15 KT NEAR SHORE. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 40 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 40 KT.

$$

PKZ245-310030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
401 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER NOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 40 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 40 KT.

$$

DJH/RM OCT 14



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