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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAFG 212200
CWFNSB

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 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.

PKZ298-221300-
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A 1041 MB HIGH CENTER NEAR 80N 175W WILL REMAIN QUASI STATIONARY
THROUGH THE WEEK AS IT WEAKENS TO 1033MB. A BROAD AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA WILL SHIFT S. EASTERLY FLOW WILL
PERSIST ACROSS THE ARCTIC...BUT WEAKEN BEGINNING THU.



PKZ225-221300-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

THU
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 



PKZ230-221300-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 



PKZ235-221300-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ240-221300-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ245-221300-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
200 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



CCC/RM OCT 14