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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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.

PKZ298-031200-
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 985 MB LOW 85 MILES NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL MOVE TO 150 MILES
NORTH OF BARTER ISLAND 10 AM WED. 992 MB LOW 450 MILES NORTH OF
PRUDHOE BAY WILL MOVE TO 230 MILES NORTHWEST OF PRUDHOE BAY 10 PM
WED...THEN MOVE TO THE MACKENZIE DELTA AND DISSIPATE 4PM THU. HIGH
PRESSURE OF 1020 MB OVER WRANGELL ISLAND THU AM WILL MOVE EAST TO
COVER ALL THE COASTAL WATERS BY 4AM FRI.

$$

PKZ225-031200-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-031200-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ235-031200-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ240-031200-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ245-031200-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

JL SEP 14


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