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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

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.

PKZ298-251530-
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
High pressure will remain over the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas
through Saturday. Low pressure will persist over Point Hope,
Kotzebue and Norton Sounds as well as the Interior of Alaska.
A 1000 mb low will develop just east of the McKenzie Delta
Friday and will slowly drift east.

$$

PKZ225-251530-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ230-251530-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

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

$$

PKZ235-251530-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.MON...E winds 10 kt.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ240-251530-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.MON...E winds 10 kt.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ245-251530-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
444 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.MON...E winds 10 kt.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt.

$$

May 18



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