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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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.

PKZ298-200230-
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 980 mb low 180 nm northwest of Barrow will move to near POint
lay as a 980 mb low by 4pm Thu, to 60 nm west of Kivalina as a 980
mb low by 4am Fri, to near Nome as a 985 mb low by 4pm Fri then
weak slowly. A 992 mb low 60 nm north of Barter Island will
persist through Friday, then move to near Barrow as a 992 mb low
by 4am Sat.


$$

PKZ225-200230-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...N winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...N winds 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.FRI...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ230-200230-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N winds 35 kt becoming E. Seas 10 ft. Freezing fog. Snow
showers. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ235-200230-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 30 kt becoming E 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow
showers. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ240-200230-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ245-200230-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
506 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Oct 17



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