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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFG

FZAK51 PAFG 291232
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 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.

PKZ298-300200-
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL ARCTIC
BETWEEN A 988 MB LOW OVER SIBERIA AND A 1033 MB RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE THAT LIES EAST OF 150W WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT.



PKZ225-300200-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING


TODAY
SW WINDS 25 KT BECOMING S 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

MON
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ230-300200-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING


TODAY
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 



PKZ235-300200-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

TODAY
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



PKZ240-300200-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS MORNING


TODAY
W WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



PKZ245-300200-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
432 AM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MON
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 



SDB SEP 16