Northwest Alaska Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
348 AM AKDT TUE JUL 29 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.

PKZ299-300300-
348 AM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA WILL DRIFT EAST
TO THE BEAUFORT SEA BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT
WILL MOVE OUT OF EASTERN RUSSIA INTO THE NORTHERN BERING SEA AND
SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA WEDNESDAY TO LIE ALONG ABOUT 170W AT 4PM
WEDNESDAY...THEN ALONG ABOUT 165W THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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PKZ200-300300-
NORTON SOUND-
348 AM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

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PKZ210-300300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
348 AM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  

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PKZ215-300300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
348 AM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.  

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PKZ220-300300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
348 AM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

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SDB/DA JUL 14