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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
402 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

NORTHWESTERN 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.

PKZ299-310030-
402 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 999 MB LOW OVER THE WESTERN BROOKS RANGE WILL DRIFT SOUTH AND
WEAKEN TODAY OVER THE INTERIOR TONIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE EAST TO THE WESTERN COAST OF
ALASKA BY MON AFTERNOON...AND INTO THE INTERIOR ON TUE. A 995 MB
LOW WILL MOVE FROM THE NORTH PACIFIC INTO THE SOUTHERN BERING SEA
ON TUE.

$$

PKZ200-310030-
NORTON SOUND-
402 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ210-310030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
402 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING. FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ215-310030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
402 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ220-310030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
402 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

EWP/DJH AUG 15


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