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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 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.

PKZ298-250230-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1007 mb low near Mackenzie Bay will move northeast to be located
50 nm south of Banks Island Monday morning. A front sweeping
south and east from a 994 mb low just south of the north pole
along the dateline will pass Wrangel Island Sunday morning and
will approach the the northwest coast Monday morning. A ridge of
high pressure will build over the western north slope Monday
evening and over the eastern north slope Tuesday.

$$

PKZ225-250230-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ230-250230-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ235-250230-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding. Fog and freezing
fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ240-250230-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ245-250230-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

CCC Sep 17



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