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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

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.

PKZ298-250300-
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDS SW FROM A 1017 MB HIGH OVER THE
CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS TO WRANGEL
ISLAND. THE RIDGE WILL PERSIST BUT DRIFT JUST N OF THE OFFSHORE
WATERS AS LOW PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA PUSHES N.

$$

PKZ225-250300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ230-250300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-250300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-250300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ245-250300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
347 AM AKST TUE JAN 24 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

SDB JAN 17



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