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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 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.

PKZ298-251515-
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1009 mb low 50 NM S of Deadhorse will move E and weaken tonight.
A 1024 mb surface high N of the Canadian Archipelago will extend
S and over the Beaufort Sea and eastern Beaufort Sea Sat. A
weather front associated with a 976 mb low over Siberia moves to
the Chukchi Sea and SW Arctic by Sat morning.

$$

PKZ225-251515-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt becoming S 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing
spray.
.SAT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 40 kt. Seas 13 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ230-251515-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt becoming S. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
Freezing fog.
.SAT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing fog. Heavy freezing
spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ235-251515-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding. Freezing fog.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing fog. Heavy freezing
spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ240-251515-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Freezing fog.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.MON...NE winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ245-251515-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
258 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.MON...E winds 20 kt.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.

$$

Nov 17


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