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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

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.

PKZ298-260200-
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A LOW OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA WILL MOVE E. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
WITH A 1022 MB CENTER NEAR 75N 175W HAS RIDGING EXTENDING SE OVER
THE ARCTIC COAST. THE HIGH WILL MOVE E WITH THE CENTER 100 NM N
OF POINT BARROW BY WED EVENING THEN 150 NM NE OF MACKENZIE BAY BY
THU MORNING WITH RIDGING EXTENDING W TO THE DATELINE.

$$

PKZ225-260200-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 30 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ230-260200-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-260200-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-260200-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-260200-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
342 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

SDB APR 17



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