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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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.

PKZ298-251400-
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 993 MB LOW IN THE HIGH ARCTIC WILL MOVE E TO THE CANADIAN
ARCTIC. A BROAD AREA OF LOWER PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE
ARCTIC E OF THE DATELINE WITH WEAK WEATHER FRONTS MOVING ACROSS
THE ARCTIC. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WITH A 1024 MB CENTER WILL
PERSIST OVER MAINLAND ALASKA BUT WEAKEN.

$$

PKZ225-251400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ230-251400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ235-251400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 KT.

$$

PKZ240-251400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-251400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
144 PM AKDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT.

$$

SDB MAR 17



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