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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

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.

PKZ299-100000-
300 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
VERY STRONG HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA WILL
AND THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT.
A WEATHER FRONT MOVING NORTH INTO THE CENTRAL BERING SEA SUN WILL
MOVE TO THE NORTHERN BERING SEA SUN NIGHT AND MON.

$$

PKZ200-100000-
NORTON SOUND-
300 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-100000-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
300 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ215-100000-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
300 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-100000-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
300 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

DEC 16



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