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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
229 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

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.

PKZ299-191515-
229 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 963 mb low near the Andreanof Islands will track north through
Monday, reaching the Gulf of Anadyr by 9PM Monday, and then the
Chukchi Sea by 6AM Tuesday as a 983 mb low. A second, weaker low
is expected to follow a similar track, crossing the Andreanof
Islands Wednesday morning.

$$

PKZ200-191515-
Norton Sound-
229 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt.
.MON...SE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 kt.
.WED...SE winds 15 kt. Freezing fog. Freezing rain.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.THU...SW winds 20 kt.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ210-191515-
Dall Point to Wales-
229 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt becoming SE 40 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.MON...S winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 45 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Freezing rain.
.WED...SE winds 15 kt. Freezing fog. Freezing rain.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.THU...SW winds 20 kt.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ215-191515-
Kotzebue Sound-
229 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt.
.MON...SE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt.
.THU...SE winds 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ220-191515-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
229 PM AKST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...SE winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE...SW winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 35 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED...SW winds 15 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.THU...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt.

$$

Feb 18



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