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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
240 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

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.

PKZ299-191345-
240 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA EXTENDS W OVER THE
EASTERN BERING SEA. RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM THE
NORTH PACIFIC WILL BUILD OVER THE CENTRAL BERING SEA THEN MOVE
OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA SAT. A 1017MB HIGH WILL BUILD OVER THE
BERING STRAIT SUN.

$$

PKZ200-191345-
NORTON SOUND-
240 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT DECREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-191345-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
240 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ215-191345-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
240 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ220-191345-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
240 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

SDB/MAK SEP 14


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