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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

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.

PKZ298-291400-
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1031 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ARCTIC WILL REMAIN
STATIONARY TODAY THEN BUILD TO 1037 MB AS THE CENTER MOVES
NORTHWEST TO 80N 180 BY FRI NIGHT. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL REMAIN OVER EASTERN MAINLAND ALASKA WITH A WEAK RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN MAINLAND THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ225-291400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ230-291400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-291400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG...RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-291400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-291400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
256 PM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

CF/DK MAY 15



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