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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 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.

PKZ299-270015-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER SOUTHWEST MAINLAND ALASKA WILL SPREAD NORTH.
A 1006 MB LOW SOUTHWEST OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WILL REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY AND WEAKEN. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OUT OF
EASTERN RUSSIA INTO THE WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ200-270015-
NORTON SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-270015-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-270015-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE MAINLY S WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ220-270015-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

DJH AUG 16



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