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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
343 PM AKDT Sat Aug 8 2020

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.

PKZ299-091500-
343 PM AKDT Sat Aug 8 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A low pressure trough that lies from Kotzebue east will move to
Point Lay southeast by 4PM Sun and then persist through Mon. A
1000 MB low near St Matthew Island will move to the YK Delta as a
1010 mb low by 4pm Sun and to near Anvik as a low pressure trough
by 4pm Mon. A low in NE Russia will move to near Wrangel Is by 4pm
Mon, and over the Chukchi Sea as a 1003 mb low 200 NM west of
Utqiagvik by 4pm Tue.

$$

PKZ200-091500-
Norton Sound-
343 PM AKDT Sat Aug 8 2020

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft subsiding.
.SUN...E winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ210-091500-
Dall Point to Wales-
343 PM AKDT Sat Aug 8 2020

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ215-091500-
Kotzebue Sound-
343 PM AKDT Sat Aug 8 2020

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.MON...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ220-091500-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
343 PM AKDT Sat Aug 8 2020

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

Aug 20


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