Arctic Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 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.

PKZ298-050345-
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 999 MB LOW 200 NM N OF DEMARCATION POINT WILL MOVE NE TO INTO
CANADIAN WATERS THIS EVENING. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND
EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC BY THURSDAY MORNING FROM A HIGH IN THE
RUSSIAN ARCTIC.

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PKZ225-050345-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 2015
.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. 
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. 
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ230-050345-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS MORNING...
.TODAY...W WINDS 25 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.  

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PKZ235-050345-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS MORNING...
.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT DECREASING TO 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.  

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PKZ240-050345-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT.  

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PKZ245-050345-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
333 AM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...
.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 5 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT.  

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CCC/JK MAR 15