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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

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.

PKZ299-060215-
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
AN TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWEST ALASKA AND THE WESTERN
INTERIOR. A 984 MB LOW CURRENTLY 445 NM SOUTHEAST OF UNALASKA WILL
MOVE NORTHEAST TO BE NEAR KODIAK ISLAND FRI MORNING. A 987 MB LOW
WILL MOVE OUT INTO THE WESTERN BERING SEA FRI AFTERNOON THEN MOVE
EAST AND BE 420 NM NORTHWEST OF AMCHITKA ISLAND EARLY SAT MORNING.

$$

PKZ200-060215-
NORTON SOUND-
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ210-060215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ215-060215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ220-060215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

LTH/ET MAY 16



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