Arctic Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

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.

PKZ298-020315-
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A STRONG 1041 MB HIGH PRESSURE CENTER 600 MILES NORTH OF PRUDHOE
BAY WILL BUILD TO 1048 MB THROUGH THU. A 1011 MB LOW NEAR WRANGEL
ISLAND WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AND MOVE NW THROUGH WED
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ225-020315-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015
.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ230-020315-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ235-020315-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.  

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PKZ240-020315-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.  

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PKZ245-020315-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
401 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.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...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT.  

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CF/NTS APR 15