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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
243 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.

PKZ299-040145-
243 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE COAST FROM A 1029 MB HIGH IN THE
CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL RECEDE BACK TO THE WEST AS A 1024 MB HIGH
MOVES TO WRANGEL ISLAND EARLY WED WITH A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
EXTENDING SOUTHWEST ACROSS THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA. LOW PRESSURE
WILL DEVELOP OVER THE MAINLAND AROUND A 1007 MB LOW IN THE THERMAL
TROUGH OVER THE UPPER YUKON.

$$

PKZ200-040145-
NORTON SOUND-
243 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-040145-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
243 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-040145-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
243 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-040145-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
243 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

SDB/DA AUG 15



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