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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 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.

PKZ299-301300-
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 998MB LOW NEAR 75N 165W
WILL REMAIN QUASI STATIONARY THROUGH SUN OVER THE ARCTIC COAST. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WITH A 1012MB CENTER OVER ST LAWRENCE
ISLAND WILL BUILD INTO THE INTERIOR MAINLAND TONIGHT THEN SLOWLY
DRIFT S. A WEATHER FRONT IN THE ARCTIC WILL MOVE OVER THE NW COAST
SAT NIGHT AND PUSH S AND E THROUGH MON.

$$

PKZ200-301300-
NORTON SOUND-
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ210-301300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ215-301300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ220-301300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

SDB/RM AUG 14


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