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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 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.

PKZ298-190015-
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 999 MB LOW OVER THE SEWARD PENINSULA WILL MOVE TO PRUDHOE BAY
AS A 1008 MB LOW BY 3PM FRI...THEN MOVE NORTHEAST. A WEAK WEATHER
FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE KOTZEBUE TO NUIQSUT TO MACKENZIE BAY
WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU AND THEN DISSIPATE.

$$

PKZ225-190015-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ230-190015-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ235-190015-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-190015-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-190015-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
411 AM AKST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

JAN 17



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