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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
345 AM AKDT Sat Apr 21 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.

PKZ299-220200-
345 AM AKDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
Ridging from a 1025 mb high in the Western Arctic persists over
the Dateline. A broad area of low pressure around a 982 mb low 300
nm S of Cold Bay will persist with a trough developing over the
West Coast late this afternoon. By Sun morning a 992 mb low will
develop in Bristol Bay and move NE into the Bering Sea merging
with a 978 mb low that will move to the Central Aleutians by Mon
morning.

$$

PKZ200-220200-
Norton Sound-
345 AM AKDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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

.TODAY...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 1 foot.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ210-220200-
Dall Point to Wales-
345 AM AKDT Sat Apr 21 2018

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

.TODAY...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ215-220200-
Kotzebue Sound-
345 AM AKDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.MON...E winds 15 kt.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt.
.WED...E winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ220-220200-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
345 AM AKDT Sat Apr 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.MON...NE winds 20 kt.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt.
.TUE...NE winds 20 kt.
.WED...E winds 15 kt.

$$

SDB Apr 18


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