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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

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.

PKZ298-271400-
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1005 MB LOW 300 NM NORTH OF BARTER ISLAND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
TO THE NE. A 1004 MB LOW NEAR CAPE LISBURNE WILL MOVE TO 80 NM
NORTH OF DEADHORSE AS A 1010 MB LOW BY 3AM FRI...AND TO MACKENZIE
BAY LATE FRI. A LOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE CENTRAL BERING SEA THU
NIGHT AND MOVE TO WAINWRIGHT AS A 996 MB LOW BY 3PM SAT.

$$

PKZ225-271400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT BECOMING W. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 40 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-271400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT BECOMING SW. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ235-271400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ240-271400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ245-271400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
215 PM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 50 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 40 KT.

$$

RM/JB FEB 15



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