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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 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.

PKZ299-291345-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHWEST COAST FROM A 1035 MB HIGH
IN THE NORTH PACIFIC WILL GIVE WAY TO A TROUGH THAT DEVELOPS THIS
EVENING FROM A 992 MB LOW SOUTHWEST OF ATTU AND LOW PRESSURE IN
THE GULF OF ALASKA. LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE WEST
COAST...AT THE SAME TIME WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CHUKOTSK
PENNISULA WILL MOVE SOUTH LATE SAT AND SUN.

$$

PKZ200-291345-
NORTON SOUND-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-291345-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ215-291345-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-291345-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

ET/JK AUG 15


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