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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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.

PKZ298-020045-
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE ARCTIC BETWEEN A 997 MB LOW
OVER SIBERIA AND A 1032 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER BANKS
ISLAND WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUN. A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE
ARCTIC PLAIN SAT AND MOVE ALONG THE BEAUFORT SEA COAST ON SUN.

$$

PKZ225-020045-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ230-020045-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-020045-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ240-020045-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO
6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ245-020045-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
419 AM AKDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO
6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

LTH/DJH OCT 16



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