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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
411 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

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.

PKZ299-280030-
411 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1003MB LOW IN BRISTOL BAY WILL CROSS THE AK PENINSULA OVERNIGHT
AS IT MOVES SE INTO THE GULF OF ALASKA. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE CHUKCHI SEA THIS MORNING...THEN CONTINUE TO PUSH
SOUTHEAST TO LIE FROM DEADHORSE TO KOYUK THU MORNING. A 1013MB
HIGH WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA BEHIND THE FRONT BEGINNING THU
AFTERNOON. THE FRONT WILL THEN STALL ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE AND IN
THE LOWER YUKON VALLEY AS IT WEAKENS...EVENTUALLY PULLING E OUT
OF THE AREA.

$$

PKZ200-280030-
NORTON SOUND-
411 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ210-280030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
411 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ215-280030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
411 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ220-280030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
411 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

ET/RF AUG 14


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