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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 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.

PKZ298-280200-
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1022 mb high 50 nm N of Prudhoe Bay will move E into Canadian
Waters then move N over the coast of Banks Island by Fri evening.
A weather front near the Dateline is associated with low pressure
that extends from high in the Siberian Arctic to a 996 mb low in
the Gulf of Anadyr this morning, and as the front moves E the low
will move into the Chukchi Sea by Friday afternoon. The low then
moves N along 170W with troughing extending S.

$$

PKZ225-280200-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 25 kt. Seas building to 5 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ230-280200-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...S winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ235-280200-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ240-280200-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas building to 4
ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ245-280200-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
409 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas building to 4
ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

SDB Jul 17



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