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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 231240
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
340 AM AKST SUN NOV 23 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.

PKZ299-240300-
340 AM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

A 1021 MB HIGH OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES
SOUTHEAST TO BE A 1018 MB CENTER OVER BANKS ISLAND SUN AFTERNOON.
LOW PRESSURE CENTERED NEAR THE ALASKA PENINSULA WILL CONTINUE TO
WEAKEN.



PKZ200-240300-
NORTON SOUND-
340 AM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ210-240300-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
340 AM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 35 KT DECREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

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

WED
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 



PKZ215-240300-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
340 AM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

TODAY
NE WINDS 10 KT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 5 KT.

MON
E WINDS 5 KT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 KT.

TUE
E WINDS 10 KT.

TUE NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT.

WED
E WINDS 15 KT.

THU
E WINDS 15 KT. 



PKZ220-240300-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
340 AM AKST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



LTH/SDB NOV 14