Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
404 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 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.

PKZ299-280300-
404 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1034 MB HIGH CENTERED 200 MILES NORTHWEST OF ICY CAPE WILL
BUILD TO A 1041 MB HIGH CENTERED 150 NM N OF CAPE HALKETT BY SAT
AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT OVER NEAR ST LAWRENCE ISLAND AND
NORTON SOUND WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA BY EARLY
SAT EVENING. ANOTHER WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ON TO THE WEST COAST
BY SAT EVENING.

$$

PKZ200-280300-
NORTON SOUND-
404 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW
DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 30 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 35 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-280300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
404 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FOG...SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG...SNOW. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ215-280300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
404 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ220-280300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
404 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 40 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT.

$$

CF/DJH DEC 14


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