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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 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.

PKZ299-101215-
300 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA AND SOUTHERN
CHUKCHI SEA WILL PERSIST INTO SAT AND THEN MOVE OVER THE BEAUFORT
SEA SUN. A WEATHER FRONT MOVING NORTH INTO THE CENTRAL BERING SEA
SUN WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN BERING SEA SUN NIGHT AND MON.

$$

PKZ200-101215-
NORTON SOUND-
300 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-101215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
300 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ215-101215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
300 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-101215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
300 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

JB DEC 16


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