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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
416 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 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.

PKZ299-300030-
416 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 992 MB LOW NEAR BARROW WILL MOVE SOUTH AND WEAKEN TO 1000 MB
OVER INTERIOR ALASKA SUN AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM
NORTHEAST RUSSIA AND ACROSS THE SOUTHERN BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO
THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA BY MON.

$$

PKZ200-300030-
NORTON SOUND-
416 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ210-300030-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
416 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ215-300030-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
416 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ220-300030-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
416 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

EWP/DJH AUG 15



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