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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 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.

PKZ298-270230-
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A ridge of high pressure will persist N of 75N. A weakening 992
mb low N of Gambell will drift N to the Western Chukchi Sea by
the afternoon at 995 mb, then becoming a broad 1000 mb low as a
new 997 mb low weakens moving across the Bering Sea through Fri
afternoon. Troughing over the Arctic Coast will slowly weaken. A
1020 mb high will move S across the Beaufort Sea Fri night and Sat
with high pressure pushing over the Eastern Arctic Coast.

$$

PKZ225-270230-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 20 kt.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt.
.FRI...SE winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SUN...W winds 10 kt.
.MON...SW winds 5 kt.

$$

PKZ230-270230-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 15 kt.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 kt.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt.
.MON...S winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ235-270230-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt.
.MON...E winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ240-270230-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt.
.MON...E winds 20 kt.

$$

PKZ245-270230-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
440 AM AKDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt.
.MON...E winds 20 kt.

$$

Apr 18



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