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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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.

PKZ298-061415-
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY. A 978 MB LOW IN BRISTOL BAY WILL MOVE TO
50 NM W OF EMMONAK AS A 989 MB LOW BY 3AM SAT...TO THE SAINT
LAWRENCE ISLAND BY SAT EVENING AS A 999 MB LOW AND THEN DISSIPATE
THEREAFTER.

$$

PKZ225-061415-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ230-061415-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BEFORE NOON. FOG AND
BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-061415-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ240-061415-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ245-061415-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

CF/NS FEB 16


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