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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

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.

PKZ298-191515-
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 996 mb low near Barrow will move to 300 nm north of Deadhorse
by 3pm Fri as a 1009 mb low, and to 400 nm north of Barter Island
by 3am Sat as a 1012 mb low. An arctic cold front stretching south
from the low to Atigun Pass will move to Barter Island by 3am
Fri, and to Inuvik by 3pm Fri.

$$

PKZ225-191515-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ230-191515-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt.
.MON...NW winds 10 kt.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ235-191515-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt increasing to 30 kt. Snow. Blowing
snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...W winds 5 kt.
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ240-191515-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt increasing to 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow.
VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...W winds 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.SAT...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ245-191515-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
230 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Snow. Blowing snow.
VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI...W winds 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Snow. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.SAT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...W winds 10 kt.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt.

$$

Jan 18



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