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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 021039
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 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.

PKZ299-030200-
239 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE NORTHEAST BERING SEA THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. A 989 MB LOW CENTERED 250 MILES NORTHWEST OF BARROW
WILL WEAKEN SLOWLY THROUGH TUESDAY TO 994 MB 90 MILES NORTHWEST OF
BARROW TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL BE 998 MB 280 MILES
NORTHEAST OF BARROW AT 4PM AKDT WEDNESDAY. THE LOW WILL MOVE EAST
TO VICINITY OF BANKS ISLAND THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO
BUILD OVER THE NORTH SLOPE.



PKZ200-030200-
NORTON SOUND-
239 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ210-030200-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
239 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ215-030200-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
239 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TODAY
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ220-030200-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
239 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



CF/DA SEP 14