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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 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.

PKZ298-181415-
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 992 mb low 60 NM north of Barrow will move to Atqasuk as a 993
mb low by 4am Wed, then quasi stationary through 4pm Wed as a 999
mb low, and moving to near Kotzebue as a 996 mb low by 4pm Thu.

$$

PKZ225-181415-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain with snow. Freezing
spray.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow and rain. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers. Heavy
freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ230-181415-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain. Freezing spray.
.WED...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ235-181415-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Heavy
freezing spray.
.WED...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ240-181415-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ245-181415-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
158 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Heavy freezing
spray.
.WED...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

Oct 17


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