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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
129 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 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.

PKZ299-061230-
129 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWEST ALASKA AND THE WESTERN
INTERIOR THROUGH FRIDAY. A 986 MB LOW CURRENTLY LOCATED 300 NM
SOUTHWEST OF KODIAK ISLAND WILL WEAKEN SLIGHTLY AS IT MOVES
TOWARD KODIAK ISLAND THROUGH FRIDAY. A 988 MB LOW TO THE EAST OF
KAMCHATKA WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST INTO THE WESTERN BERING SEA FRIDAY
AND INTO THE SOUTH CENTRAL BERING SEA SATURDAY.

$$

PKZ200-061230-
NORTON SOUND-
129 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 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 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-061230-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
129 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-061230-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
129 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...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...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-061230-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
129 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

CCC/JK MAY 16



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