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CWFNSB

Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

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.

PKZ298-211515-
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 986 mb low near the Kamchatka Peninsula moves to the Gulf of 
Anadyr this evening at 973 mb, and into the Central Chukchi Sea 
by Tuesday afternoon at 970 mb. The low will move over Point
Barrow Thu afternoon at 987 mb.

$$

PKZ225-211515-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...SE winds 35 kt increasing to 45 kt. Seas 10 ft 
building to 16 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy 
freezing spray. 
.TUE...S winds 45 kt. Seas 17 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 45 kt. Seas 16 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY
1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.WED...W winds 40 kt. Seas 14 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Freezing spray. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray. 
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.FRI...S winds 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.  

$$

PKZ230-211515-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...E winds 35 kt increasing to 40 kt. Seas 6 ft building
to 10 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.TUE...E winds 40 kt. Seas 12 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY
1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.WED...S winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.THU...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.  

$$

PKZ235-211515-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt becoming E 35 kt. Seas 5 ft building to
8 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.TUE...E winds 40 kt. Seas 12 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.WED...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 1 foot. 
.SAT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.  

$$

PKZ240-211515-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.TUE...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED...SE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. 
.THU...S winds 10 kt. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. 
.SAT...SE winds 20 kt.  

$$

PKZ245-211515-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
243 PM AKST Mon Nov 20 2017

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt increasing to 20 kt. 
.TUE...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. 
.THU...E winds 10 kt. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. 
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt.  

$$

Nov 17


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