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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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.

PKZ298-311245-
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 998 MB LOW IN THE WESTERN INTERIOR OF ALASKA WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST
TONIGHT. A LOW NEAR YELLOWKNIFE WILL MOVE TO 200 NM EAST OF INUVIK AS A
985 MB LOW BY 4AM MON AND THEN WEAKEN SLOWLY THROUGH TUE. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN BERING SEA AND WESTERN CHUKCHI
SEA WILL BUILD EAST OVER THE ARCTIC COAST AND INTERIOR OF ALASKA
THROUGH TUE.

$$

PKZ225-311245-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-311245-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-311245-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ240-311245-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG... RAIN. SNOW.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ245-311245-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
FOG. RAIN. SNOW.
.MON...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

AUG 15



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