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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

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.

PKZ298-080300-
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA THROUGH
THE WEEK FROM A 1056 MB HIGH OVER THE NORTHWESTERN CANADIAN
TERRITORIES. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
THE ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ225-080300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ230-080300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ235-080300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-080300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-080300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
231 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

SDB DEC 16



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