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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
227 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 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.

PKZ299-231330-
227 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A WEATHER FRONT FROM EAST OF KOTZEBUE SOUND TO NOME AND SAINT
LAWRENCE ISLAND MONDAY AFTERNOON WILL MOVE SOUTH OF SAINT LAWRENCE
ISLAND MONDAY NIGHT AND SOUTH OF NORTON SOUND TUESDAY MORNING...
THEN WEAKEN. A 997 MB LOW OVER THE WESTERN BROOKS RANGE WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST OF BARROW LATE MONDAY NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE NORTHEAST TO
THE BEAUFORT SEA TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
SOUTH CHUKCHI SEA BEHIND THE LOW. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE EAST
ACROSS THE SOUTH CHUKCHI SEA TUESDAY NIGHT AND BE NORTH OF BARROW
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS SECOND LOW WILL CONTINUE EAST TO THE
BEAUFORT SEA THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS RAPIDLY FROM THE
WEST.

$$

PKZ200-231330-
NORTON SOUND-
227 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-231330-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
227 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-231330-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
227 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ220-231330-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
227 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT DECREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

DA/NS SEP 14


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