AKZ201 - Western Arctic Coast

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AKZ201>204-210000-
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-NORTHERN ARCTIC COAST-
CENTRAL BEAUFORT SEA COAST-EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE...
BARROW...ALAKTAK...PITT POINT...NULAVIK...NUIQSUT...PRUDHOE BAY...
ALPINE...DEADHORSE...KUPARUK...KAKTOVIK...FLAXMAN ISLAND
222 AM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...STRONG EASTERLY WINDS TO CONTINUE...

A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE HIGH ARCTIC IS COMBINING
WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA TO CREATE A STRONG
PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE ARCTIC COAST AND ADJACENT COASTAL
WATERS. 

STRONG EASTERLY WINDS THAT CAME UP LAST WEEK WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH MOST OF THIS WEEK BEFORE THE SYSTEMS BREAK DOWN SATURDAY.
THE STRONGEST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH
WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH GUSTING TO AROUND 55 MPH.

THE LOW CLOUDS...SNOW SHOWERS OR FLURRIES...OCCASIONAL FREEZING
DRIZZLE...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE AS WELL HINDERING
TRAVEL ACROSS THE AREA.

FOR THE LATEST...MOST UP TO DATE FORECAST GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FAIRBANKS.

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AKZ201-201730-
WESTERN ARCTIC COAST-
INCLUDING...WAINWRIGHT...ATQASUK...POINT LAY...CAPE LISBURNE
505 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

...STRONG WINDS THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND PATCHY
FREEZING DRIZZLE. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY ONE MILE OR
LESS AT TIMES. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER TEENS. NORTHEAST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH. 
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND PATCHY FREEZING
DRIZZLE. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. VISIBILITY ONE MILE OR LESS AT
TIMES. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO
45 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 55 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS . PATCHY
FREEZING DRIZZLE. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER TEENS
TO LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
55 MPH. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. HIGHS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO LOWER 20S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID TEENS. NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO
35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS
AROUND 20.  
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.  
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS.  
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID
20S.  
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S.  
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. 

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               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
WAINWRIGHT   18   32   24   25  /  50   50   30    0 

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