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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 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.

PKZ298-310030-
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 999 MB LOW OVER THE WESTERN BROOKS RANGE WILL DRIFT SOUTH AND
WEAKEN TODAY OVER THE INTERIOR TONIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE EAST TO THE WESTERN COAST OF
ALASKA BY MON AFTERNOON...AND EXTEND FROM THE INTERIOR TO THE
BEAUFORT SEA ON TUE. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP FROM THE MACKENZIE
DELTA NORTHWEST INTO THE FAR EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA TONIGHT AND MON
AND THEN MOVE EAST ON TUE.

$$

PKZ225-310030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-310030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-310030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-310030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-310030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
414 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
FOG...SNOW.
.MON...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

EWP/DJH AUG 15


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