Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

ARCTIC 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.

PKZ298-040015-
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1004 MB OVER BANKS ISLAND WILL MOVE EAST TODAY. A LOW PRESSURE
TROUGH FROM POINT LAY TO THE YUKON DELTA WILL DISSIPATE THIS
AFTERNOON. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO THE NORTH SLOPE
WILL STRENGTHEN THROUGH TONIGHT AND THEN BUILD EAST OVER THE
EASTERN INTERIOR AND EASTERN NORTH SLOPE SUN.

$$

PKZ225-040015-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ230-040015-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ235-040015-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-040015-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-040015-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
358 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

DEC 16


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