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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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.

PKZ298-270015-
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER SOUTHWEST MAINLAND ALASKA WILL SPREAD NORTH.
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OUT OF EASTERN RUSSIA INTO THE WESTERN
CHUKCHI SEA FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ225-270015-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ230-270015-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY... W WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW. WINDS FROM ICY
CAPE WEST INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT...EXCEPT 25
KT WELL OFFSHORE WEST OF CAPE BEAUFORT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-270015-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ240-270015-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ245-270015-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
355 AM AKDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

DJH AUG 16


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