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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 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.

PKZ298-220200-
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1021 mb high in the Beaufort Sea will move NE. A 1002 mb low in
the central Chukchi Sea will move to Point Hope by Tue morning
and E to Demarcation Point by Wed morning with weak low pressure
over the central Arctic and Beaufort Sea. A 1017 mb high will
develop near Wrangel Island Tue with ridging along the Dateline.

$$

PKZ225-220200-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog, rain.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog, rain.
.TUE...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog, rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ230-220200-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ235-220200-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow showers.
.THU...N winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ240-220200-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ245-220200-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
426 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

SDB Aug 17



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