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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

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.

PKZ299-290045-
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD OVER THE WEST
COAST THIS MORNING...THEN SLIDE INLAND TONIGHT. A 975 MB LOW NEAR
AMCHITKA WILL MOVE N IN THE BERING SEA AND BE NEAR 58N 180 BY
FRIDAY MORNING WITH SOUTHERLY FLOW PERSISTING OVER THE CENTRAL AND
EASTERN BERING SEA AND WEST COAST AND BERING STRAIT.

$$

PKZ200-290045-
NORTON SOUND-
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-290045-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 KT SOUTH AND WEST OF ST
LAWRENCE ISLAND...ELSEWHERE E WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 35 KT SOUTH AND WEST OF ST LAWRENCE
ISLAND...ELSEWHERE S WINDS TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-290045-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-290045-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

SDB/RM MAY 15


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