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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 202139
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
139 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NORTHWESTERN 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.

PKZ299-211245-
139 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA MOVE SOUTHEAST
AS A 1005MB LOW OVER EASTERN SIBERIA MOVES TO THE NW ARCTIC COAST
BY MON EVENING. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BERING STRAIT
AND ST LAWRENCE ISLAND EARLY MON...THEN MOVE OVER THE NW MAINLAND.
A 1016MB HIGH WILL MOVE OVER THE BERING STRAIT TUESDAY MORNING.



PKZ200-211245-
NORTON SOUND-
139 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ210-211245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
139 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ215-211245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
139 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.

SUN
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ220-211245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
139 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.

SUN
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.

MON
NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



SDB/RM SEP 14