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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
417 AM AKST FRI JAN 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.

PKZ299-310430-
417 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
1045 MB HIGH OVER MAINLAND ALASKA EXTENDS W TO A 1040 MB HIGH
OVER THE EASTER BERING SEA. A WARM FRONT EXTENDS INTO THE BERING
STRAIT THIS MORNING FROM A 997 MB LOW 250 NM NORTHWEST OF WRANGEL
ISLAND. THE WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
DRAG S INTO THE CHUKCHI SEA TONIGHT.

$$

PKZ200-310430-
NORTON SOUND-
417 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-310430-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
417 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. STRONGEST NEAR THE BERING STRAIT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ215-310430-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
417 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-310430-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
417 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT.

$$

SDB/NTS JAN 15



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