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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 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.

PKZ298-290230-
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA.
A WEAK TROUGH OVER INTERIOR ALASKA WILL STRENGTHEN, AND A MODERATE
PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL DEVELOP OVER THE EASTERN ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ225-290230-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-290230-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-290230-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-290230-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-290230-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
319 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

MAY 17


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