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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
850 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

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.

PKZ299-052000-
850 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
AN INVERTED TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWEST ALASKA AND THE
WESTERN INTERIOR. THE 1004 MB LOW OVER BRISTOL BAY WILL FILL
TONIGHT AS A 986 MB LOW CURRENTLY 250 NM SOUTH OF COLD BAY MOVES
NORTHEAST TO BE NEAR KODIAK ISLAND THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ200-052000-
NORTON SOUND-
850 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-052000-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
850 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-052000-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
850 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-052000-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
850 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.

$$

CCC/NTS MAY 16



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