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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFG 112311
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

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.

PKZ298-121230-
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST WILL
PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM
BRISTOL BAY TO THE NORTHEAST INTERIOR OF ALASKA WILL MOVE TO THE
WESTERN INTERIOR AND NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA FRI AND PERSIST INTO
SAT. A 998 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR POINT HOPE ON SAT.



PKZ225-121230-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI
N WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT.

SAT
NE WINDS 20 KT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT.

SUN
N WINDS 10 KT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



PKZ230-121230-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.

FRI
NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
E WINDS 25 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT.

SUN
E WINDS 25 KT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

MON
SW WINDS 10 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



PKZ235-121230-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW.

FRI
E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT.

MON
SE WINDS 15 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



PKZ240-121230-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

FRI
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT.

MON
E WINDS 20 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



PKZ245-121230-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
211 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

FRI
E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

SUN
E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT.

MON
E WINDS 25 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



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