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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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.

PKZ298-281430-
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1021 mb high NE of Prudhoe Bay will move E to Banks Island by
Fri evening. A weather front associated with a 995 mb low over
the Chukotsk Peninsula will move into the west coast of Alaska
tonight. As the front moves inland, the low will move into the
Chukchi Sea by Friday afternoon at 996 mb, then N along 170W with
troughing extending S over the West Coast. A weather front over
the Russian arctic will move into the Chukchi Sea Sat night.

$$

PKZ225-281430-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI...SE winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ230-281430-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas building to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ235-281430-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ240-281430-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ245-281430-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the morning.
Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Jul 17



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