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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
151 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 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.

PKZ299-281400-
151 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE STRETCHING ACROSS INTERIOR ALASKA TO THE
CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD NORTH OVER THE NORTH SLOPE TONIGHT AND
PERSIST INTO THU. AN OCCLUDED FRONT IN THE SOUTHEAST BERING SEA
AND KUSKOKWIM DELTA WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT. A WEATHER FRONT
IN EASTERN RUSSIA WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CHUKCHI SEA THU PM.

$$

PKZ200-281400-
NORTON SOUND-
151 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ210-281400-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
151 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ215-281400-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
151 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-281400-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
151 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

JAN 15


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