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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

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.

PKZ298-171515-
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 988 mb Low 200 nm northwest of Point Hope will move to near
Point Hope as a 996 mb low late tonight, to the Seward Peninsula
as a 1000 mb low by 4pm Thu, and then moving inland. A 995 mb low
over Interior Alaska will move over the eastern North Slope of
Alaska Thu and weaken to a 999 mb low over the Beaufort Sea on
Friday.

$$

PKZ225-171515-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt becoming NW. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ230-171515-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt becoming E. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ235-171515-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ240-171515-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ245-171515-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
225 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

Aug 17


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