Arctic Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

PKZ298-100330-
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1045 MB HIGH WILL PERSIST OVER THE NORTHEAST ARCTIC WITH RIDGING
EXTENDING SOUTHWEST OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA. A BROAD AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE REMAINS OVER MAINLAND ALASKA AND THE NORTH PACIFIC.

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PKZ225-100330-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 30 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ230-100330-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ235-100330-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING...
.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING
SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ240-100330-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...
.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.  

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PKZ245-100330-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
327 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...
.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.  

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SDB/RM FEB 16