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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 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.

PKZ298-240215-
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
High pressure persists over the Arctic with a 1024 mb center and
the ridge axis along 78N. A broad area of low pressure over
mainland Alaska and Arctic plains will continue through Thursday.


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PKZ225-240215-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ230-240215-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ235-240215-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ240-240215-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.THU...E winds 25 kt.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 10 kt.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ245-240215-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
315 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

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

$$

CCC May 18



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