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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
416 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 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.

PKZ299-070045-
416 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WILL
MOVE EAST TO THE BEAUFORT SEA BY MON. A 988 MB LOW NEAR NUNIVAK
ISLAND WILL MOVE TO WESTERN NORTON SOUND AS A 998 MB LOW BY 3PM
SAT...TO NEAR POINT HOPE AS A 1004 MB LOW BY 3AM SUN AND THEN
SLOWLY WEAKEN IN PLACE.

$$

PKZ200-070045-
NORTON SOUND-
416 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-070045-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
416 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ215-070045-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
416 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-070045-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
416 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT.

$$

FEB 16


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