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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

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.

PKZ298-070030-
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WILL
MOVE EAST TO THE BEAUFORT SEA BY MON. A 988 MB LOW NEAR NUNIVAK
ISLAND WILL MOVE TO WESTERN NORTON SOUND AS A 998 MB LOW BY 3PM
SAT...TO NEAR POINT HOPE AS A 1004 MB LOW BY 3AM SUN AND THEN
SLOWLY WEAKEN IN PLACE.

$$

PKZ225-070030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ230-070030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-070030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-070030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-070030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

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