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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

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.

PKZ298-301400-
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1000 MB LOW IN THE HIGH ARCTIC WILL MOVE TO 600 MILES NORTH OF
PRUDHOE BAY BY THU MORNING. THE LOW WILL THEN CONTINUE TO DRIFT
TO THE NORTHWEST AND BE LOCATED 600 MILES NORTH OF BARROW BY
THU EVENING. A WEAK RIDGE WILL PERSIST ALONG THE EASTERN ARCTIC
COAST THROUGH THU. A 1006 MB LOW OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA WILL
MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA FRI.

$$

PKZ225-301400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-301400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ235-301400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-301400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT BECOMING E. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-301400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
247 PM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS CALM. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

CCC/ET JUL 15



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