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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
403 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

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.

PKZ299-300030-
403 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 995 MB LOW SOUTHEAST OF COLD BAY WILL DISSIPATE AS A STRONGER
LOW TO THE SOUTH MOVES INTO THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA. THAT LOW
WILL BE ABOUT 983 MB 300 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK AT 4AM SAT...THEN TURN
NORTH TO BE 988 MB 50 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK AT 4PM SAT. AN INVERTED
TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWEST ALASKA.

$$

PKZ200-300030-
NORTON SOUND-
403 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-300030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
403 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-300030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
403 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...EXCEPT W WINDS 15 KT SOUTH OF CAPE
ESPENBERG.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT...EXCEPT W WINDS 10 KT SOUTH OF CAPE
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-300030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
403 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT...EXCEPT 20 KT FROM CAPE THOMPSON
NORTH AND WELL OFFSHORE SOUTH OF CAPE THOMPSON. FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 0 KT...EXCEPT 20 KT FROM CAPE THOMPSON NORTH
AND WELL OFFSHORE SOUTH OF CAPE THOMPSON. FOG.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

DJH APR 16



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