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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
404 AM AKDT THU JUL 31 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.

PKZ299-010045-
404 AM AKDT THU JUL 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA WILL WEAKEN SLOWLY
THROUGH SAT. A 1002 MB LOW 400 NM NORTH OF WRANGEL ISLAND WILL
MOVE SOUTHEAST TO THE MACKENZIE RIVER DELTA FRI NIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA FRI AND SAT...WHILE
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA AND
BERING STRAIT.

$$

PKZ200-010045-
NORTON SOUND-
404 AM AKDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG...DRIZZLE.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG...DRIZZLE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-010045-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
404 AM AKDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...DRIZZLE.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...DRIZZLE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-010045-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
404 AM AKDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS CALM.

$$

PKZ220-010045-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
404 AM AKDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 KT NEAR THE BERING STRAIT DIMINISHING TO 20
KT THIS MORNING. ELSEWHERE S WINDS 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

EWP/ET JUL 14



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