Northwest Alaska Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
228 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016

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.

PKZ299-281330-
228 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1017 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN
BERING SEA THROUGH THURSDAY. A 998 MB LOW WILL MOVE TO WRANGEL
ISLAND LATE MONDAY NIGHT THEN MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST TO BE 988 MB
600 NM NORTHEAST OF BARROW AT 4AM AKDT WEDNESDAY.

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PKZ200-281330-
NORTON SOUND-
228 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FOG.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  

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PKZ210-281330-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
228 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ215-281330-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
228 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 1 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.WED...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ220-281330-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
228 PM AKDT MON JUN 27 2016
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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DA/RF JUN 16