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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
113 PM AKDT SUN APR 23 2017

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.

PKZ299-241215-
113 PM AKDT SUN APR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD SOUTHEAST
TONIGHT AND PERSIST INTO TUE. A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH FROM ST PAUL
ISLAND TO KING SALMON WILL MOVE OVER NORTON SOUND TONIGHT AND THEN
WEAKEN.

$$

PKZ200-241215-
NORTON SOUND-
113 PM AKDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FOOT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS CALM.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS CALM.

$$

PKZ210-241215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
113 PM AKDT SUN APR 23 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS CALM.

$$

PKZ215-241215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
113 PM AKDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ220-241215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
113 PM AKDT SUN APR 23 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT.

$$

APR 17



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