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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 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.

PKZ298-021215-
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1012 MB LOW 300 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL MOVE TO TO 250 NM
NORTH OF BARTER ISLAND BY 3PM MON AS A 1011 MB LOW...AND TO 400
NM NORTHEAST OF DEMARCATION POINT BY 3PM TUE AS A 1006 MB LOW.
A COLD FRONT STRETCHING SOUTH FROM THE LOW WILL MOVE TO BARROW TO
NOME BY 3AM MON...AND EAST OF DEMARCATION POINT MON NIGHT. A SECOND
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA MON NIGHT AND TO
BARTER ISLAND TO CAPE LISBURNE BY 3PM TUE.

$$

PKZ225-021215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT DECREASING TO 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-021215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-021215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ240-021215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ245-021215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
224 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY LESS THAN 1 NM.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY LESS THAN 1 NM.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

FEB 15


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