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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 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.

PKZ298-061500-
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE
WEEK FROM A 1050 MB HIGH OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA AND MACKENZIE BAY.
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE COAST.

$$

PKZ225-061500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-061500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-061500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-061500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-061500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

DEC 16



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