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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
146 PM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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.

PKZ299-011300-
146 PM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN A 992 MB LOW OVER SIBERIA AND
A 1032 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SAT. A 984 MB LOW EAST OF ATKA WILL MOVE N INTO
THE BERING SEA TONIGHT...TO THE PRIBILOF ISLANDS BY SAT
MORNING...AND INTO THE GULF OF ANADYR SAT NIGHT AT 980 MB.

$$

PKZ200-011300-
NORTON SOUND-
146 PM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-011300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
146 PM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SUN...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ215-011300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
146 PM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ220-011300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
146 PM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

MAK/CCC SEP 16



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