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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

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.

PKZ298-311200-
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1005 MB LOW 300 MILES NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL CONTINUE
NORTHEAST. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN
CHUKCHI SEA AND INLAND OVER THE ARCTIC SLOPE WILL GRADUALLY BUILD
IN OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE CHUKCHI SEA AND THE BEAUFORT
SEA...WITH A 1017 MB HIGH CENTERED NEAR BARROW ON SATURDAY.

$$

PKZ225-311200-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-311200-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ235-311200-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ240-311200-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 40 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 35 KT.

$$

PKZ245-311200-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
230 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 40 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 40 KT.

$$

JL OCT 14



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