Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 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.

PKZ298-031215-
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN BEAUFORT
SEA WILL MOVE EAST BY TUE. A 1000 MB LOW NEAR THE GULF OF ANADYR
WILL DEEPEN TO A 995 MB LOW 180 MILES NORTHEAST OF BARROW TUE
NIGHT. THE LOW WILL MOVE TO 250 MILES NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT
BY NOON WED WEAKENING TO 998 MB.

$$

PKZ225-031215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-031215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-031215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 KT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ240-031215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ245-031215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
159 PM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

MAK/NTS MAR 15



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