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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFG 291151
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 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.

PKZ298-300030-
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED NORTHWEST OF PRINCE PATRICK ISLAND IN THE
CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AND MOVE NORTHWEST.
CIRCULATION ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE MOVING INTO THE GULF OF
ALASKA WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA AND THE
SOUTHERN BEAUFORT SEA. A WEAK TROUGH OFF THE ALASKAN ARCTIC COAST
FROM ABOUT CAPE HALKETT EAST WILL PERSIST.



PKZ225-300030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

TODAY
NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT. FOG.

SAT
N WINDS 25 KT. FOG.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 KT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT.

MON
N WINDS 15 KT.

TUE
NE WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ230-300030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

TODAY
NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.

SAT
NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT.

SUN
NE WINDS 20 KT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT.

MON
NE WINDS 15 KT.

TUE
NE WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ235-300030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

TODAY
NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.

SAT
E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT.

TUE
NE WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ240-300030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

TODAY
E WINDS 20 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT NEAR SHORE. FOG.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT NEAR SHORE. FOG.

SAT
E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

SUN
NE WINDS 15 KT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT.

MON
E WINDS 20 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



PKZ245-300030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

TODAY
E WINDS 20 KT...EXCEPT W WINDS 10 KT NEAR SHORE.
FOG.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT W WINDS 10 KT NEAR SHORE.
FOG. FOG.

SAT
E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT.

SUN
E WINDS 15 KT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT.

MON
E WINDS 20 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 20 KT. 



DJH APR 16