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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 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-
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1003 mb low near Deadhorse will move E and merge with low
pressure over the Canadian Archipelago. A 1023 mb high N of the
Canadian Archipelago will move SW to 800 nm north of Point Barrow
by Sat morning with high pressure extending south over the Central
and Eastern Arctic Coast. A weather front associated with a 987
mb low over Siberia moves to the Chukchi Sea and SW Arctic by Sat
morning.

$$

PKZ225-250300-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 kt decreasing to 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy
freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ230-250300-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft subsiding to 5 ft. Heavy
freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ235-250300-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ240-250300-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...NE winds 20 kt becoming N 10 kt.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...E winds 20 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ245-250300-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
448 AM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.MON...E winds 25 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.

$$

SDB Nov 17


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