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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 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.

PKZ299-010200-
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN A 992 MB LOW OVER SIBERIA AND
A 1033 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA WILL PERSIST
THROUGH SAT. A 985 MB LOW NEAR ATKA WILL MOVE N INTO THE BERING
SEA TODAY...TO THE PRIBILOF ISLANDS BY SAT MORNING...AND INTO THE
GULF OF ANADYR SAT AT 988 MB.

$$

PKZ200-010200-
NORTON SOUND-
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ210-010200-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
FOG...RAIN.
.SAT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ215-010200-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH
EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS CALM.

$$

PKZ220-010200-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

SDB SEP 16


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