Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33
000
FZAK51 PAFG 272225
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 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.

PKZ298-281330-
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1028 MB HIGH 200 N BARROW WILL BUILD TO 1029 MB THU AFTERNOON...THEN
REMAINS STATIONARY THROUGH SAT. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC COAST THU AFTERNOON THROUGH FRI
MORNING. GRADIENT WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER COASTAL AREAS AS THE
FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA.

$$

PKZ225-281330-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-281330-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-281330-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-281330-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-281330-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
225 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT BECOMING N 5 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

CF/DK MAY 15


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.