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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

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.

PKZ299-281245-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
1009 MB LOW OVER EASTERN BROOKS RANGE WITH TROUGH EXTENDING
ACROSS POINT HOPE WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN TODAY. A STRONG HIGH
PRESSURE OVER EASTERN SIBERIA WILL STRENGTHEN TO AROUND 1048 MB
OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA BY TUE AFTERNOON...WITH RIDGING
EXTENDING EAST ACROSS THE NORTH SLOPE THROUGH WED MORNING.

$$

PKZ200-281245-
NORTON SOUND-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ210-281245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ215-281245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-281245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

FEB 17


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