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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKST FRI FEB 12 2016

NORTHWESTERN 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.

PKZ299-131230-
239 PM AKST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SUN. A 1003 MB LOW NEAR KOTZEBUE WILL MOVE TO
POINT HOPE AS A 997 MB LOW BY 3PM SAT...AND TO 100 NM NORTHWEST OF
POINT HOPE AS A 1002 MB LOW BY 3PM SUN. A WEATHER FRONT
STRETCHING FROM THE LOW TO WAINWRIGHT TO BARTER ISLAND WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SUN.

$$

PKZ200-131230-
NORTON SOUND-
239 PM AKST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ210-131230-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
239 PM AKST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ215-131230-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
239 PM AKST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING W. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-131230-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
239 PM AKST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

FEB 16



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