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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 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.

PKZ298-301400-
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE N ACROSS THE EASTERN ARCTIC COAST
TONIGHT AS A 1007 MB LOW OVER INTERIOR ALASKA MOVES TO THE NEAR
SHORE WATERS N OF BARROW BY TUE AFTERNOON. THE PRESSURE GRADIENT
WILL STRENGTHEN AS THE LOW MOVES AND HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS HIGH
IN THE ARCTIC. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER MAINLAND ALASKA AND A
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LIE OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS BY WED
AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ225-301400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-301400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 2017

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-301400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-301400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-301400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
239 PM AKDT MON MAY 29 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

SDB MAY 17



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