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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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.

PKZ298-180330-
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A trough of low pressure continues to build over the Eastern
Arctic Coast. This system will push northeastward through Barrow
and across the Arctic Sea Thursday to be replaced by Siberian High
pressure through the weekend.

$$

PKZ225-180330-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...N winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. Snow.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI...NW winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.SAT...NW winds 10 kt.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ230-180330-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.THU...W winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ235-180330-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...NE winds 25 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 kt.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ240-180330-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...E winds 30 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ245-180330-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
406 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...W winds 15 kt.

$$

Jan 18



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