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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

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.

PKZ298-111230-
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AT 1046 MB WILL WILL REMAIN OVER THE
NORTHEAST ARCTIC WITH RIDGING EXTENDING SOUTHWEST OVER THE CHUKCHI
SEA. THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN TO ABOUT 1038 MB BY
3 AM SAT. A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER
MAINLAND ALASKA THROUGH SAT.

$$

PKZ225-111230-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ230-111230-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT DECREASING TO 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ235-111230-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-111230-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-111230-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

NS/ET FEB 16


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