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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

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.

PKZ299-131430-
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 993 mb low 250 NM N of Nuiqsut will move to Banks Island as a
998 mb low by Sat afternoon. High pressure will build east across
the Beaufort behind the low. A 1005 mb low over the E Chukotsk
Peninsula will weaken tonight as it moves E to the Seward
Peninsula. A 1004 mb low will develop tonight, 50 NM S of Point
Hope, moving to Norton Sound by Sat afternoon and weakening.

$$

PKZ200-131430-
Norton Sound-
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ201-131430-
Etolin Strait to Dall Point-
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ210-131430-
Dall Point to Wales-
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas building to 5 ft. Fog. Vsby 1 NM
or less.
.SAT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ215-131430-
Kotzebue Sound-
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ220-131430-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
148 PM AKDT Fri Aug 12 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft building to 7 ft. Fog. Rain
showers. Vsby 1 NM or less.
.SAT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Aug 22


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