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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

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.

PKZ298-240215-
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 998 mb low near 75N 140W will move east and weaken by Thursday
morning. High pressure will build in from the northern Chukchi Sea
by Thursday afternoon switching winds to out of the northeast
along the Arctic Coast.

$$

PKZ225-240215-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ230-240215-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing fog.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ235-240215-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing fog.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ240-240215-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing
spray.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ245-240215-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
515 AM AKDT Wed Sep 23 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing
spray.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

Sep 20


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