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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 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.

PKZ298-250215-
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 995 MB LOW CURRENTLY 100 NM NW OF ST. MATTHEW
ISLAND WILL MOVE TO THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA AT 1003 BY LATE THIS
EVENING BEFORE DISSIPATING. A 1002 MB CURRENTLY OVER THE
KUSKOKWIM DELTA WILL MOVE NORTH AND STRENGTHEN TODAY. THIS LOW
WILL MOVE TO THE SEWARD PENINSULA BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AT 993
MB AND WILL BE JUST NORTH OF THE BERING STRAIT BY TOMORROW
MORNING AT 990 MB.


$$

PKZ225-250215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-250215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ235-250215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-250215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-250215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
428 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

MAY 17



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