Arctic Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 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.

PKZ298-280330-
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 998 MB LOW 600 NM NE OF BARROW WILL MOVE NE AND THE ASSOCIATED
WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE FROM THE CENTRAL ARCTIC TO THE EASTERN
BEAUFORT SEA THIS EVENING. A 1017 MB HIGH OVER THE CENTRAL ARCTIC
COAST WILL MOVE TO MACKENZIE BAY TONIGHT THEN CONTINUE E. A 998
MB LOW WILL MOVE TO WRANGEL ISLAND TONIGHT WITH A COLD FRONT
EXTENDING S OVER THE WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA...IT THEN MOVES NE ACROSS
THE ARCTIC TUE NIGHT.

$$

PKZ225-280330-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING...
.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  

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PKZ230-280330-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...
.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING
FOG. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  

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PKZ235-280330-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. 
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.  

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PKZ240-280330-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. 
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.  

$$

PKZ245-280330-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
420 AM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.  

$$

SDB/NTS JUN 16