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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
129 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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.

PKZ299-221230-
129 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1014 RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA WILL BE
PUSHED SOUTH AS A 994MB LOW MOVES NE THROUGH THE CHUKCHI SEA. THE
RIDGE WILL BUILD BACK TO THE N AS A 1013MB HIGH MOVES OUT OF
SIBERIA TO THE BERING STRAIT BY TUE MORNING.

$$

PKZ200-221230-
NORTON SOUND-
129 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-221230-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
129 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-221230-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
129 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ220-221230-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
129 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

SDB/RM SEP 14



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