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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
353 PM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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.

PKZ299-241530-
353 PM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
High pressure stretching from north of the Arctic Coast to the
Northern Bering Sea will build over the eastern Bering Sea through
Thu then persist into the weekend. A 994 mb low in the southeast
Bering will move to Bristol Bay as a 992 mb low Thu, and into the
northwest Gulf of Alaska Fri.

$$

PKZ200-241530-
Norton Sound-
353 PM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 increasing to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ210-241530-
Dall Point to Wales-
353 PM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.THU...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.FRI...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ215-241530-
Kotzebue Sound-
353 PM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ220-241530-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
353 PM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain. Fog.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.FRI...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Aug 17


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