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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
446 AM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

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.

PKZ299-030030-
446 AM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN INTERIOR AND CENTRAL NORTH SLOPE
WILL BUILD THROUGH THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT STRETCHING FROM
BARROW TO SAVOONGA WILL MOVE TO BARROW TO KOTZEBUE TO THE YUKON
DELTA BY 3PM FRI AND THEN WEAKEN FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ200-030030-
NORTON SOUND-
446 AM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-030030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
446 AM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW SHOWERS. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ215-030030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
446 AM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT BECOMING W.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-030030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
446 AM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW SHOWERS.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW SHOWERS.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

DEC 16



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