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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 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.

PKZ298-090015-
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA THROUGH
THE WEEK FROM A 1056 MB HIGH OVER THE NORTHWESTERN CANADIAN
TERRITORIES. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
THE ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ225-090015-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-090015-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016


.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-090015-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-090015-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-090015-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
305 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 30 KT.

$$

DEC 16



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