Northwest Alaska Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
351 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

NORTHWESTERN 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.

PKZ299-250300-
351 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
LOW PRESSURE NEAR THE ALASKA PENINSULA WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF OF
ALASKA AND CONTINUE TO WEAKEN. A 985 MB LOW 250 NM E OF THE
KAMCHATKA PENINSULA WILL MOVE TO 56N 179E AND THEN REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY. A LOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE NORTH PACIFIC TUE AND MOVE
N INTO THE CENTRAL BERING SEA WED.

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PKZ200-250300-
NORTON SOUND-
351 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014
.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ210-250300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
351 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014
.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU...SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.  

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PKZ215-250300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
351 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014
.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 KT. 
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 KT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. 
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. 
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.  

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PKZ220-250300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
351 AM AKST MON NOV 24 2014
.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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LTH/SDB NOV 14