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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

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.

PKZ298-051315-
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
THE 1006 MB LOW OVER THE EASTERN BROOKS RANGE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OVER
MACKENZIE BAY BY THURSDAY MORNING. A 1028 MB HIGH OVER THE
NORTHERN CHUKCHI AND BEAUFORT SEAS...WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST
OVER THE EASTERN ALASKAN ARCTIC COAST BEGINNING THURSDAY
MORNING...AS THE LOW OVER MACKENZIE BAY MOVES NORTHEAST THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ225-051315-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-051315-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-051315-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-051315-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-051315-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
201 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

CCC/NTS MAY 16



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