Northwest Alaska Coastal Waters Forecast


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
226 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 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.

PKZ299-231330-
226 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1038MB HIGH NEAR 79N 175W WILL WOBBLE AROUND AS IT WEAKENS TO
1032MB THEN MOVES W LATE THU NIGHT. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
OVER MAINLAND ALASKA WILL SHIFT S AS A WEAK RIDGE MOVES OVER THE
WEST COAST. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE EASTERN BERING
SEA THU.

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PKZ200-231330-
NORTON SOUND-
226 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ210-231330-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
226 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO
8 FT. FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. 
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ215-231330-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
226 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. 
.THU...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG... SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ220-231330-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
226 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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CCC/RM OCT 14