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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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.

PKZ299-051345-
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDS FROM A 1029 MB HIGH IN THE
CENTRAL BERING SEA TO A 1023 MB HIGH IN THE WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA.
THE HIGH IN THE BERING SEA WILL REMAIN STATIONARY AS THE HIGH IN
THE CHUKCHI SEA MOVES EAST TO BE 100 NM NORTH OF CAPE HALKETT BY
THU MORNING. A 1000 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER SIBERIA TONIGHT AND
MOVE TO THE CHUKCHI SEA BY LATE THU.

$$

PKZ200-051345-
NORTON SOUND-
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-051345-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. FOG... DRIZZLE. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-051345-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-051345-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
125 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

CF/LTH AUG 15



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