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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
448 AM AKDT Fri Apr 20 2018

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.

PKZ299-210200-
448 AM AKDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
Ridging from a 1025 mb high 150 nm N of Wrangel Island extends
S along the Dateline with a broad area of low pressure over
mainland Alaska. A trough will develop over the West Coast tonight
and persist through the weekend.

$$

PKZ200-210200-
Norton Sound-
448 AM AKDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ210-210200-
Dall Point to Wales-
448 AM AKDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ215-210200-
Kotzebue Sound-
448 AM AKDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.MON...NE winds 15 kt.
.TUE...NE winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ220-210200-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
448 AM AKDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.MON...NE winds 20 kt.
.TUE...N winds 20 kt.

$$

SDB Apr 18



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