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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFG

FZAK51 PAFG 242312
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 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.

PKZ298-251215-
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A 1029 MB HIGH CENTERED 80 NM WEST OF BANKS ISLAND WILL WEAKEN TO
A 1022 MB HIGH BY THURSDAY EVENING. A 986 MB LOW NEAR 71N/158E IN
THE RUSSIAN ARCTIC WATERS WILL MOVE TO NEAR 80N/150E BY THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.



PKZ225-251215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

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

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

FRI
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ230-251215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 2016

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

THU
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

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

FRI
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ235-251215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 2016

TONIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

THU
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

FRI
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ240-251215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 2016

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

THU
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ245-251215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
312 PM AKDT WED AUG 24 2016

TONIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

THU
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



RF/EWP AUG 16