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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFG 172112 RRA
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA...DELAYED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

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.

PKZ298-181400-
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO NOME TO BARTER
ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY.
HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA AND OVER
NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY.



PKZ225-181400-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY LATE EVENING.
SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

THU
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 



PKZ230-181400-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



PKZ235-181400-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.

THU
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

FRI
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



PKZ240-181400-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.

THU
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

FRI
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



PKZ245-181400-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.

THU
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

FRI
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 



CF/SDB SEP 14