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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
248 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

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.

PKZ299-201515-
248 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A Strong low in the Sea of Okhotsk will move to just west of
Anadyr as a 978 mb low by 3pm Mon, and to the southern Chukchi Sea
as a 975 mb low by 3pm Tue.

$$

PKZ200-201515-
Norton Sound-
248 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft. Freezing
spray.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...S winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...W winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ210-201515-
Dall Point to Wales-
248 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 30 kt decreasing to 20 kt. Seas 14 ft
subsiding to 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 23 ft. Snow and rain. Heavy
freezing spray.
.TUE...W winds 45 kt. Seas 26 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 40 kt. Seas 19 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 16 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 14 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.FRI...S winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ215-201515-
Kotzebue Sound-
248 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt becoming E. Seas 2 ft subsiding.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ220-201515-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
248 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt becoming E. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing
spray.
.MON...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TUE...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 13 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...W winds 25 kt. Seas 12 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...S winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

Nov 17



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