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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 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.

PKZ298-051300-
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1000 MB LOW APPROACHING BANKS ISLAND WILL CONTINUE E. A RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD E OVER THE ARCTIC PLAIN AND
THE ARCTIC OCEAN WITH A 1022 MB CENTER 300 NM N OF BARROW BY FRI
MORNING. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER MAINLAND
ALASKA.

$$

PKZ225-051300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-051300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-051300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-051300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-051300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
221 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT.

$$

SDB/JL MAR 15


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