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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

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.

PKZ298-170215-
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
High pressure persists over the Chukchi Sea with low pressure
over Bristol Bay and the North Slope through early Wed. A 990 mb
low deepens over the NW Arctic on Wed and Thu.

$$

PKZ225-170215-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

.TODAY...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ230-170215-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

.TODAY...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ235-170215-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog and blowing snow.
.THU...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ240-170215-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft subsiding. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.WED...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.THU...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ245-170215-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
205 AM AKDT Tue Aug 16 2022

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft subsiding. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain showers and snow
showers.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

Aug 22


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