Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33
000
FZAK52 PAFG 212239
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 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.

PKZ299-221200-
239 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A COLD FRONT FROM WRANGELL ISLAND TO THE BERING STRAIT WILL MOVE
TO THE NORTH CHUKCHI SEA AND EAST OF CAPE LISBURNE BY 10 PM THU
NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE OF 1023 MB NEAR THE YUKON DELTA WILL MOVE TO
THE NORTH SLOPE FRI AM. A 979 MB LOW OVER THE SOUTHWEST BERING SEA
WILL MOVE TO SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND 4PM SUN AND WEAKEN TO 994 MB.

$$

PKZ200-221200-
NORTON SOUND-
239 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-221200-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
239 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ215-221200-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
239 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ220-221200-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
239 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

JL MAY 15


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.