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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 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.

PKZ298-291345-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 986 MB LOW 150 NM NORTHWEST OF POINT BARROW WILL MOVE OVER
WAINWRIGHT BY 10 AM SAT. MEANWHILE...A WEAK RIDGE OVER THE
NORTHEAST BERING WILL GIVE WAY TO A TROUGH EXTENDING FROM A 992 MB
LOW SOUTHWEST OF ATTU AND LOW PRESSURE IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THIS
EVENING. THE LOW OVER WAINWRIGHT WILL WEAKEN INTO A TROUGH EXTENDING
FROM THE GULF OF ALASKA BY 4 PM SAT AND PERSIST INTO SUN.

$$

PKZ225-291345-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-291345-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-291345-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ240-291345-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ245-291345-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

ET/JK AUG 15



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