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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFG

FZAK51 PAFG 231209
CWFNSB

Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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.

PKZ298-240230-
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A trough of low pressure from the Chukotsk Peninsula to north of
the Arctic Coast of Alaska will persist through tonight, and
persist north of the Arctic Coast Tue into Wed. A low over the
Sea of Okhotsk will deepen rapidly as it moves into the southwest
Bering Sea tonight and to the eastern Aleutians by 4pm Wed.



PKZ225-240230-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TODAY
S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TONIGHT
S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

THU
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

FRI
E winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. 



PKZ230-240230-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TODAY
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

THU
E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

FRI
E winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. 



PKZ235-240230-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TODAY
SE winds 15 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Freezing fog.
Snow showers.

TONIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow showers.

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
E winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. 



PKZ240-240230-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TODAY
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing fog.

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

FRI
E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. 



PKZ245-240230-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
409 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

TODAY
W winds 15 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Snow showers.
Freezing fog. Vsby less than 1nm.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

THU
E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. 



Oct 17