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FZAK51 PAFG 012257
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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.

PKZ298-021400-
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
THE 1003 MB LOW NORTH OF BARROW WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST TO BE NEAR
INUVIK CANADA AT 4 PM SAT. THE RIDGE THAT BUILDS IN BEHIND IT
WILL BE WEAK. 

$$

PKZ225-021400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST. GUSTS 25 KT NEAR
CAPE LISBURNE. SEAS 2 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

$$

PKZ230-021400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

$$

PKZ235-021400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT.  

$$

PKZ240-021400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

$$

PKZ245-021400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
257 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.  

$$

DJH/JB AUG 14


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