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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

NORTHWESTERN 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.

PKZ299-150400-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 997 MB LOW 100 NM NORTHWEST OF POINT HOPE WILL DRIFT TO
NORTHWEST OF WRANGEL ISLAND AND BE ABSORBED BY A LOW THAT MOVES
FROM SIBERIA. AN INVERTED TROUGH OVER THE WEST COAST WILL
DISSIPATE AS A NARROW RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OVER THE
COAST MONDAY...THEN INLAND TUESDAY. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE TO
THE EASTERN BERING SEA TUESDAY...AND OVER THE WEST COAST BY
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

$$

PKZ200-150400-
NORTON SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ210-150400-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 35 KT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT.

$$

PKZ215-150400-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ220-150400-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT.

$$

DA/RF FEB 16



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