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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 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.

PKZ298-291330-
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1030 MB HIGH CENTERED 150 NM WEST OF BARROW WITH A RIDGE
EXTENDING EASTWARD OVER THE SOUTHERN BEAUFORT SEA WILL REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY MONDAY NIGHT. THE HIGH CENTER WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST TUESDAY TO BE 120 NM NORTH OF BARROW AT 4PM TUE...THEN
MOVE SOUTHEAST TO BE 100 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY AT 4PM WED. A
WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE EAST SIBERIAN SEA WILL MOVE INTO THE
NORTHERN CHUKCHI SEA WEDNESDAY TO LIE ALONG ABOUT 170W AT 4PM
WED.

$$

PKZ225-291330-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. LOCAL GUSTS 25 KT NEAR
CAPE LISBURNE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. LOCAL GUSTS 30 KT NEAR CAPE LISBURNE.
SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ230-291330-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ235-291330-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT N WINDS 10 KT NEAR SHORE.
SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ240-291330-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ245-291330-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

DJH/NS JUL 14


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