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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
252 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

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.

PKZ299-190015-
252 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE ARCTIC OCEAN
THROUGH SATURDAY. LOWER PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE
NORTHERN ALASKA MAINLAND AND THE CHUKCHI AND BERING SEAS.

$$

PKZ200-190015-
NORTON SOUND-
252 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ210-190015-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
252 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ215-190015-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
252 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-190015-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
252 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING E.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT.

$$

RF.RM DEC 14



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