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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
311 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 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.

PKZ299-270215-
311 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MAINLAND ALASKA. A
981 MB LOW IN THE WESTERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE NE TODAY...THEN W
ON WED. A DECAYING FRONT WILL MOVE N UP THE W COAST THIS EVENING.
SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA.
ANOTHER WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE UP THE W COAST THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ200-270215-
NORTON SOUND-
311 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-270215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
311 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT...STRONGEST WINDS W OF ST LAWRENCE ISLAND.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT...STRONGEST WINDS W
OF ST LAWRENCE ISLAND. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 KT...STRONGEST WINDS W OF ST LAWRENCE ISLAND.
SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-270215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
311 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-270215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
311 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

SDB/RM MAY 15


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