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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 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.

PKZ298-180115-
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO KOTZEBUE TO
BARTER ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN THROUGH
THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA AND
OVER NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY.

$$

PKZ225-180115-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ230-180115-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ235-180115-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ240-180115-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ245-180115-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
205 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

DA/NS SEP 14


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