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Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
407 AM AKDT Wed Apr 25 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.

PKZ299-260215-
407 AM AKDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 974 mb low over St. Lawrence Island will remain
in place today weakening to 990 mb by late this evening. Tonight
this low will start to move to the north and by Thursday afternoon
will be located over the northern Chukotsk Peninsula and will
stall out. The low merges with a 990 mb low that moves to Nunivak
Island Saturday morning.

$$

PKZ200-260215-
Norton Sound-
407 AM AKDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers.
.THU...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow and rain. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.FRI...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ210-260215-
Dall Point to Wales-
407 AM AKDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

.TODAY...S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing fog. Snow.
Freezing spray.
.THU...S winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 kt. Seas 12 ft.

$$

PKZ215-260215-
Kotzebue Sound-
407 AM AKDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ220-260215-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
407 AM AKDT Wed Apr 25 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

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

$$

Apr 18


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