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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
214 PM AKST THU FEB 11 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.

PKZ299-121230-
214 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST WILL
PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM
BRISTOL BAY TO THE NORTHEAST INTERIOR OF ALASKA WILL MOVE TO THE
WESTERN INTERIOR AND NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA FRI AND PERSIST INTO
SAT. A 998 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR POINT HOPE ON SAT.

$$

PKZ200-121230-
NORTON SOUND-
214 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-121230-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
214 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ215-121230-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
214 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ220-121230-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
214 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

FEB 16


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