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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
228 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 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.

PKZ299-291245-
228 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1028 MB HIGH OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WITH RIDGE EXTENDING S OVER
THE EASTERN BERING SEA WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A LOW
WILL MOVE NORTH FROM THE NORTHERN PACIFIC SUN AND BE 160 NM SW OF
ADAK MON MORNING. A 1008 MB LOW WILL MOVE FROM COOK INLET TO
NUNIVAK ISLAND MONDAY THEN MERGE WITH THE LOW NEAR ADAK STATION.

$$

PKZ200-291245-
NORTON SOUND-
228 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-291245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
228 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-291245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
228 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-291245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
228 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS CALM.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

MAK/NTS MAY 16


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