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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 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.

PKZ298-200200-
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 994 mb low 600 nm N of Point Barrow will move to the North Pole
by Sun morning. A 1009 mb high over Point Barrow with weak
ridging over the nearshore waters extending W to a 1017 mb high
over the Gulf of Anadyr. A 1016 mb high will develop over the
western Beaufort Sea Sun morning then move NE Mon. A 999 mb low
will move into the Western Chukchi Sea Mon morning with weak
trough extending N over 170W.

$$

PKZ225-200200-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ230-200200-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ235-200200-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ240-200200-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ245-200200-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
410 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

SDB Aug 17



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