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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
408 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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.

PKZ299-250315-
408 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WITH A 974MB CENTER OVER EASTERN
SIBERIA WILL PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN BERING
SEA AND CHUKCHI SEA THROUGH MON. A SERIES OF WEATHER FRONTS WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH MON.

$$

PKZ200-250315-
NORTON SOUND-
408 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ210-250315-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
408 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ215-250315-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
408 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ220-250315-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
408 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

SDB/NTS OCT 14



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