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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFG 062239
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

ARCTIC 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.

PKZ298-071345-
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A 1026 MB HIGH 275 NM N OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL MOVE E TO BANKS
ISLAND BY THU MORNING. A 1010 MB LOW OVER POINT HOPE WILL MOVE N
AND WEAKEN TONIGHT. A 1003 MB LOW OVER THE YUKON DELTA WILL MOVE
N OVER THE ARCTIC COAST BY FRI MORNING.



PKZ225-071345-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT BECOMING S.

THU
W WINDS 10 KT.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 KT.

FRI
NE WINDS 5 KT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 KT.

SAT
S WINDS 20 KT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 20 KT.

SUN
E WINDS 15 KT.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ230-071345-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

THU
SW WINDS 15 KT.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 KT.

FRI
E WINDS 10 KT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 10 KT.

SAT
SW WINDS 20 KT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT.

SUN
W WINDS 15 KT.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ235-071345-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

TONIGHT
E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.

THU
SE WINDS 20 KT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT.

FRI
E WINDS 10 KT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

SAT
SW WINDS 15 KT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 15 KT.

SUN
W WINDS 20 KT.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ240-071345-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

TONIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT.

THU
E WINDS 20 KT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

FRI
E WINDS 10 KT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT.

SUN
W WINDS 25 KT.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ245-071345-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT.

THU
SE WINDS 25 KT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 25 KT.

FRI
NE WINDS 5 KT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 KT.

SAT
SE WINDS 5 KT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT.

SUN
W WINDS 30 KT.

MON
E WINDS 20 KT. 



LTH/DJH MAY 15