Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
400 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 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.

PKZ299-220300-
400 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1014 RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST AS A 1005 MB LOW OVER EASTERN SIBERIA MOVES TO THE NW
ARCTIC COAST BY MON EVENING. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
BERING STRAIT AND ST LAWRENCE ISLAND EARLY MON...THEN MOVE OVER
THE NW MAINLAND. A 1015 MB HIGH WILL MOVE OVER THE BERING STRAIT
TUESDAY MORNING.

$$

PKZ200-220300-
NORTON SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-220300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
400 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-220300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT AROUND MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ220-220300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
400 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING S THIS MORNING...INCREASING
TO 25 KT AFTER NOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

CCC/DJH SEP 14



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