Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
000
FZAK51 PAFG 072328
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 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.

PKZ298-081500-
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA THROUGH
THE WEEK FROM A 1056 MB HIGH OVER THE NORTHWESTERN CANADIAN
TERRITORIES. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
THE ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ225-081500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ230-081500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-081500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-081500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-081500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
228 PM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT.

$$

DEC 16



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.