Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
428
FZAK52 PAFG 071229
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 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.

PKZ299-080045-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1005 LOW NEAR KOTZEBUE SOUND WILL MOVE NORTHWEST TOWARD WRANGEL
ISLAND AND WEAKEN THIS AFTERNOON. A 996 MB LOW NEAR ST MATTHEW
ISLAND WILL WEAKEN THROUGH TONIGHT. A LOW IN THE GULF OF ALASKA
WILL MOVE NW INTO BRISTOL BAY ON MON. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH
OVER THE ARCTIC OCEAN WILL BUILD SOUTHEAST TO BANKS ISLAND
THROUGH TUE.

$$

PKZ200-080045-
NORTON SOUND-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-080045-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT EAST OF SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND. NE WINDS 20
KT FROM SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ215-080045-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-080045-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT NORTH OF CAPE ESPENBERG...EAST WINDS
20 KT TO THE SOUTH. FOG...SNOW...BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

EWP/RM FEB 16



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.