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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFG

FZAK51 PAFG 211149
CWFNSB

Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

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.

PKZ298-220315-
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A 1028 mb high pressure system over the North Slope will build
northeast into the Beaufort Sea by Sun afternoon, then will move N
to be centered 400 NM N of Prudhoe Bay at 1031 mb by Mon
afternoon.



PKZ225-220315-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

TODAY
NW winds 15 kt.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 kt.

MON
NW winds 10 kt.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 kt.

TUE
N winds 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 15 kt.

WED
N winds 15 kt.

THU
N winds 20 kt. 



PKZ230-220315-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

TODAY
W winds 15 kt.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 kt.

MON
NW winds 5 kt.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 kt.

TUE
NE winds 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt.

WED
N winds 10 kt.

THU
N winds 10 kt. 



PKZ235-220315-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

TODAY
SW winds 10 kt.

TONIGHT
S winds 5 kt.

MON
E winds 5 kt.

MON NIGHT
E winds 5 kt.

TUE
NE winds 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt.

WED
N winds 10 kt.

THU
N winds 10 kt. 



PKZ240-220315-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

TODAY
SW winds 10 kt.

TONIGHT
S winds 5 kt.

MON
NE winds 5 kt.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 5 kt.

TUE
NE winds 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt.

WED
NE winds 10 kt.

THU
NE winds 10 kt. 



PKZ245-220315-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
249 AM AKST Sun Jan 21 2018

TODAY
SW winds 10 kt.

TONIGHT
E winds 10 kt.

MON
E winds 10 kt.

MON NIGHT
W winds 10 kt.

TUE
W winds 10 kt.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 15 kt.

WED
W winds 15 kt.

THU
W winds 15 kt. 



Jan 18