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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
328 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

PKZ299-100330-
328 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LIE OVER THE WEST COAST AND ST
LAWRENCE ISLAND THROUGH WED AFTERNOON THEN TRANSITION TO WEAK
RIDGING OVER THE AREA. A SERIES OF LOWS IN THE NORTH PACIFIC WILL
SWING N THROUGH THU AND DISSIPATE OVER THE ALASKA PENINSULA.


$$

PKZ200-100330-
NORTON SOUND-
328 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ210-100330-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
328 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ215-100330-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
328 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ220-100330-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
328 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT.

$$

SDB/RM FEB 16


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