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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
409 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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.

PKZ299-050315-
409 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM DALL POINT SOUTH OF SAINT
LAWRENCE ISLAND WILL MOVE NORTH TO LIE FROM THE SEWARD PENINSULA
TO THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA SAT EVENING...AND WILL BE OVER THE
SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA ON SUN. THE CIRCULATION ASSOCIATED WITH LOW
PRESSURE OVER THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS WILL SPREAD NORTH BEHIND THE
RIDGE.

$$

PKZ200-050315-
NORTON SOUND-
409 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-050315-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
409 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

.TODAY...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. FOG.
VISIBILITY LESS THAN 1 MILE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-050315-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
409 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ220-050315-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
409 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

DJH JUL 15



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