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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 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.

PKZ298-210215-
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1024 mb high pressure system over the western north slope coast
will strengthen to 1030 mb as it moves east to be located over
Prudhoe Bay this evening and strengthen to 1032 mb Friday as the
high stretches from Banks Island to near Barrow.

$$

PKZ225-210215-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ230-210215-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ235-210215-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ240-210215-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ245-210215-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

CCC Sep 17



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