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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

Arctic 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.

PKZ298-250300-
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A broad area of low pressure extends W across the Arctic. A 982
mb low 700 nm NE of Demarcation Point will move to 300 nm N of
Demarcation Point by Sun morning as a weather front along 80N
moves S to the Arctic Coast. A 982 mb low in the high Arctic will
move into the Western Arctic Sun night, and to the Northwest
Arctic Coast Mon afternoon.

$$

PKZ225-250300-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY
1 NM or less.
.MON...W winds 30 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 30 kt.
.TUE...NW winds 20 kt.
.WED...W winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ230-250300-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 kt.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Blowing snow and
freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY
1 NM or less.
.MON...W winds 30 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 35 kt.
.TUE...NW winds 25 kt.
.WED...W winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ235-250300-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH
EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Blowing snow. Snow.
VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.SUN...NW winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow. VSBY
1 NM or less.
.MON...SW winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt.
.TUE...N winds 25 kt.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ240-250300-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...SW winds 25 kt. Freezing fog.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 30 kt.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt.
.WED...W winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ245-250300-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
309 AM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 25 kt.
.TUE...W winds 30 kt.
.WED...W winds 30 kt.

$$

SDB Feb 18



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