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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
355 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

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.

PKZ299-230300-
355 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1014 RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA WILL BE
PUSHED SOUTH AS A 994 MB LOW MOVES NE THROUGH THE CHUKCHI SEA.
THE RIDGE WILL BUILD BACK TO THE N AS A 1013MB HIGH MOVES OUT OF
THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA TO THE BERING STRAIT BY TUE MORNING.

$$

PKZ200-230300-
NORTON SOUND-
355 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-230300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
355 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 30 KT DECREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-230300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
355 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT THIS MORNING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ220-230300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
355 AM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

CCC/DJH SEP 14


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