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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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.

PKZ298-290030-
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
THE 990 MB LOW 250 MI NORTH OF WAINWRIGHT WILL MOVE SOUTH TO BE
ABOUT 150 MI NORTH OF WAINWRIGHT AT 4PM FRI AND 50 NM N OF
WAINWRIGHT AT 4AM SAT. THE RIDGE OF THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA
AND THE NORTHEAST BERING SEA IS WEAKENING...AND A TROUGH WILL
EXTEND SOUTH FROM THE CHUKCHI SEA LOW TO THE WESTERN INTERIOR
BY 4AM SAT. HIGH PRESSURE IS BUILDING OVER THE SOUTHEAST BEAUFORT
SEA AND A WEAK 1010 MB HIGH CENTER WILL DEVELOP BETWEEN MACKENZIE
BAY AND SACHS ISLAND FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

PKZ225-290030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-290030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ235-290030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 30 KT...DIMINISHING BY NOON. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ240-290030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 KT...DIMINISHING AFTER NOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ245-290030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
352 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 30 KT...DIMINISHING AFTER NOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SAT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

DJH AUG 15


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