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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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.

PKZ299-220230-
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A ridge of high pressure will persist over the eastern Bering Sea
through Saturday. A weather front over the northwest Chukchi Sea
will move east today, but will have little impact south of Point
Hope except for an increase in winds. A stronger weather front
will move eastward out of Russia and into the area Saturday night.

$$

PKZ200-220230-
Norton Sound-
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ210-220230-
Dall Point to Wales-
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt, except SW winds increasing to 20 kt
from Saint Lawrence Island to the Bering Strait. Seas building to
4 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ215-220230-
Kotzebue Sound-
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt becoming S. Seas 3 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ220-220230-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas building to
5 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

DJH Jul 17



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