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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

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.

PKZ298-241545-
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1021 MB HIGH OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
SOUTHEAST...WITH THE CENTER SOUTHEAST OF INUVIK MONDAY MORNING.
A WEAK TROUGH IS MOVING EAST OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA BEHIND IT...
AND WILL SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF A 1012 MB LOW NEAR DEMARCATION
POINT MONDAY NIGHT. THIS LOW WILL MOVE NORTHEAST THEREAFTER. LOW
PRESSURE NEAR THE ALASKA PENINSULA WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF OF
ALASKA AND CONTINUE TO WEAKEN.

$$

PKZ225-241545-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ230-241545-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-241545-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-241545-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-241545-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
331 PM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT...EXCEPT 30 KT EAST OF BARTER ISLAND.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

DJH/NTS NOV 14



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