Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZAK52 PAFG 102342
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
242 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 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.

PKZ299-111215-
242 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA AND CHUKCHI
SEA WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA SUN NIGHT. A WEATHER FRONT
MOVING NORTH INTO THE CENTRAL BERING SEA SUN NIGHT WILL MOVE TO
THE NORTHERN BERING SEA MON AND THEN WEAKEN ALONG THE WEST COAST
OF ALASKA MON NIGHT. A VERY STRONG LOW WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE
SOUTHERN BERING SEA MON NIGHT AND TUE.

ST

$$

PKZ200-111215-
NORTON SOUND-
242 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 KT.

$$

PKZ210-111215-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
242 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

PKZ215-111215-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
242 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ220-111215-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
242 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 35 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 40 KT.

$$

DEC 16


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.