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FNAK72 PAFC 272218
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ALASKA JURIS HAZMAT OVERFLIGHT...USCG
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
218 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1400 EDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE MAIN CONCERN FOR THE FORECAST WILL BE LOW CEILINGS AND VISIBLITY.
WIDESPREAD LOW STRATUS ENCOMPASSES THE WESTERN BERING SEA. NO IMPROVEMENT
IS EXPECTED IN CEILING HEIGHT. VISIBLITY LOOKS TO DROP OVERNIGHT AND
STAY LOW UNTIL THE AFTERNOON HOURS THURSDAY. CEILINGS WILL NOT SHOW MUCH
IMPROVEMENT DURING THE DAY TOMORROW.

.TODAY...

WAVE HEIGHT.........3 FT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (100 PERCENT). CEILING 600 FT. PATCHY FOG.
VISIBILITY..........GREATER THAN 10 MILES.
SURFACE WIND........WEST-NORTHWEST 10 KT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

WAVE HEIGHT.........2-3 FT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (100 PERCENT). CEILING FALLING THROUGH THE EVENING
                    TO 200 FT AROUND MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG.  DRIZZLE AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
VISIBILITY..........10 MILES IN THE EVENING, FALLING TO 3 MILES OR LESS
                    AROUND MIDNIGHT, THEN AS LOW AS 1/4 MILE BY 3AM.
SURFACE WIND........WEST WIND 5 KT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

WAVE HEIGHT.........2 FT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (100 PERCENT). CEILING 200 FT.
VISIBILITY..........1/4 MILE IN THE MORNING IMPROVING TO AROUND 2-3 MILES
                    AROUND NOON.
SURFACE WIND........VARIABLE TO 5 KT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...LAWSON
REQUESTED BY...BRENT FLANICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...MARINE
.TAG 1600110.0/ALU



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