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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
347 AM AKDT TUE MAY 23 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.

PKZ299-240215-
347 AM AKDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 992 MB LOW 300 NM SW OF GAMBELL WILL REMAIN ROUGHLY STATIONARY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LOW WILL MOVE
NORTHWARD ACROSS THE WEST COAST TODAY. A 1004 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP
IN BRISTOL BAY THIS AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL MOVE OVER NORTON
SOUND WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 996 MB AND WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN
SEWARD PENINSULA BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT 991 MB CONTINUING TO
MOVE NORTH.


$$

PKZ200-240215-
NORTON SOUND-
347 AM AKDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-240215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
347 AM AKDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ215-240215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
347 AM AKDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-240215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
347 AM AKDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

MAY 17


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