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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

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.

PKZ298-221500-
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1028 MB HIGH OVER THE NORTHERN BEAUFORT SEA WILL WEAKEN AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEAST TO A 1020 CENTER OVER BANKS ISLAND SUNDAY
AFTERNOON. STRONG LOW PRESSURE CENTERED NEAR THE ALASKA PENINSULA
WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN.

$$

PKZ225-221500-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ230-221500-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ235-221500-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ240-221500-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 35 KT...DIMINISHING AFTER NOON. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ245-221500-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
251 PM AKST FRI NOV 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

DJH/RM NOV 14


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