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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 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.

PKZ298-140400-
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE NORTH ON MONDAY. A
1003 MB LOW NEAR KOTZEBUE WILL MOVE TO POINT HOPE AS A 998 MB NEAR
POINT HOPE WILL WEAKEN ON SUNDAY. A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM
THE LOW TO WAINWRIGHT TO BARTER ISLAND WILL PERSIST THROUGH
SUNDAY.

$$

PKZ225-140400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-140400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ235-140400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ240-140400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-140400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
355 AM AKST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

DA FEB 16


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