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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
151 PM AKST MON DEC 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.

PKZ298-231500-
151 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...

A WEAK 1008MB LOW LOCATED 140 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL MOVE
NORTH TO 430 NM OF THE NEW SIBERIAN ISLANDS BY 9 AM TUE. AN
ELONGATED 1030 MB HIGH STRETCHING FROM SIBERIA TO THE CANADIAN
ARCHIPELAGO WILL SPLIT AND THEN REFORM OVER THE CHUKOTSK
PENINSULA ALONG THE ARCTIC COAST AND TO THE CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO
BY 9AM WED.

$$

PKZ225-231500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
151 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 40 KT.

$$

PKZ230-231500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
151 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 35 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 40 KT.

$$

PKZ235-231500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
151 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 35 KT.

$$

PKZ240-231500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
151 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. SNOW.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ245-231500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
151 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT. SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SNOW.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

LTH/SDB DEC 14


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