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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 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.

PKZ298-011230-
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 990 MB LOW 200 NM EAST OF INUVIK WILL MOVE EAST AND WEAKEN.
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WEST COAST AND WESTERN ARCTIC SLOPE OF
ALASKA WILL BUILD EAST OVER THE INTERIOR AND EASTERN ARCTIC SLOPE
TUE. A 1012 MB LOW SOUTH OF WRANGEL ISLAND WILL MOVE TO 100 NM
NORTH OF BARROW AS A1018 MB LOW BY 4AM WED AND TO 200 NM NORTH OF
DEMARCATION POINT AS A 1021 MB LOW BY 4PM WED.

$$

PKZ225-011230-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ230-011230-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ235-011230-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ240-011230-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ245-011230-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
150 PM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

AUG 15


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