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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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.

PKZ298-231330-
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1038MB HIGH NEAR 79N 175W WILL WOBBLE AROUND AS IT WEAKENS TO
1032MB THEN MOVES W LATE THU NIGHT. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
OVER MAINLAND ALASKA IS SHIFTING S AS A WEAK RIDGE MOVES OVER THE
WEST COAST. EASTERLY FLOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE ARCTIC...BUT
WEAKEN THU NIGHT WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS SHIFTING OFFSHORE.

$$

PKZ225-231330-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ230-231330-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ235-231330-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ240-231330-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-231330-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
225 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

CCC/RM OCT 14



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