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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
129 PM AKST WED JAN 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.

PKZ298-291330-
129 PM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE STRETCHING ACROSS FROM THE ARCTIC COAST
TO THE NORTHERN BERING SEA WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU THEN MOVE
SOUTH OVER INTERIOR ALASKA FRI. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT IN EASTERN
RUSSIA WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WED NIGHT
AND THU. A SECOND AND MUCH STRONGER WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE CHUKCHI SEA THU NIGHT AND TO BARROW NORTH ON FRI.

$$

PKZ225-291330-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
129 PM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...S WINDS 45 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 45 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ230-291330-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
129 PM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ235-291330-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
129 PM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

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

$$

PKZ240-291330-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
129 PM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-291330-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
129 PM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

LTH/BJB/CF JAN 15


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