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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
210 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

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.

PKZ299-221245-
210 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA WILL PERSIST THROUGH
SAT AND WEAKEN SUN. A LOW WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE SE BERING
SAT AND SUN. A TROUGH IN THE WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA WILL MOVE TO
BARROW TO THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA BY 4PM FRI...AND THEN MOVE
EAST. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CHUKCHI SEA SAT AND
MOVE TO BARTER ISLAND BY SUN.

$$

PKZ200-221245-
NORTON SOUND-
210 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ210-221245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
210 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ215-221245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
210 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-221245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
210 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

AUG 14



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