Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

ARCTIC 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.

PKZ298-230215-
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1011 MB LOW 300 NM NORTH OF BARROW WILL MOVE TO 200 NM NORTHWEST
OF BARROW BY THIS AFTERNOON THEN PERSIST INTO TUE. A WEATHER
FRONT IN THE CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO GAMBELL TO THE YUKON
DELTA BY THIS AFTERNOON AND TO KIVALINA INLAND BY 4PM TUE. A
STRONG LOW IN THE WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO THE CENTRAL
BERING SEA THIS AFTERNOON...TO THE NORTHERN BERING AS A 998 MB
LOW BY 4PM TUE...AND TO NEAR GAMBELL AS A 1000 MB LOW BY 4PM WED.

$$

PKZ225-230215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-230215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-230215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-230215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-230215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
428 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

MAY 17


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