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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
317 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 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.

PKZ299-251400-
317 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 969 mb low will move NW across St Lawrence Island tonight as it
weakens to 976 mb near Gambell Wednesday morning, then slowly
moves N over the Chukotsk Peninsula at 997 mb and stalls. The low
merges with a 990 mb low that moves to Nunivak Island Sat morning.

$$

PKZ200-251400-
Norton Sound-
317 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing fog.
.THU...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing fog. Snow.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ210-251400-
Dall Point to Wales-
317 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Freezing
spray.
.WED...S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog. Snow.
Freezing spray.
.THU...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.

$$

PKZ215-251400-
Kotzebue Sound-
317 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Snow and rain.
.WED...SE winds 25 kt.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt.
.THU...SE winds 25 kt.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 kt.
.FRI...SE winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN...S winds 25 kt.

$$

PKZ220-251400-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
317 PM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Freezing fog.
.WED...SE winds 25 kt.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt.
.THU...SE winds 25 kt.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 25 kt.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt.
.SUN...S winds 25 kt.

$$

SDB Apr 18


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