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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 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.

PKZ298-271430-
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 998MB LOW NORTH BARROW WILL MOVE NORTHWEST. WEAK RIDGING WILL
SPREAD EAST OVER THE SOUTHERN BEAUFORT SEA. A WEAK TROUGH WILL
PERSIST OVER THE WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA.

$$

PKZ225-271430-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT DIMINISHING. WINDS LOCALLY 30 KT NEAR
CAPE LISBURNE THIS EVENING. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ230-271430-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ235-271430-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT, EXCEPT 25 KT OVER THE OUTER WATERS
THIS EVENING.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-271430-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT
BY MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-271430-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
319 PM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 35 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

DJH MAY 17



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