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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAFG

FZAK52 PAFG 212106
CWFWCZ

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
106 PM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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.

PKZ299-221415-
106 PM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

A ridge of high pressure will persist over the eastern Bering Sea
through Saturday. A weather front over the northwest Chukchi Sea
will move east this afternoon, but will have little impact south
of Point Hope except for an increase in winds. A stronger weather
front will move eastward out of Russia and into the area Saturday
night.



PKZ200-221415-
Norton Sound-
106 PM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

SAT
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.

SUN
S winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 1 foot. 



PKZ210-221415-
Dall Point to Wales-
106 PM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.

SAT
SW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog, rain.

SUN
S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

TUE
W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 



PKZ215-221415-
Kotzebue Sound-
106 PM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SUN
S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
W winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
S winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot. 



PKZ220-221415-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
106 PM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

TONIGHT
S winds 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt. Seas 6 ft subsiding
to 4 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.

SAT
S winds 25 kt decreasing to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog. VSBY 1
NM or less.

SAT NIGHT
S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.

SUN
S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON
SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 



Jul 17