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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAFG

FZAK52 PAFG 222230
CWFWCZ

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
230 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 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.

PKZ299-231400-
230 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

High pressure over the Chukchi Sea will weaken as low pressure
around a 992 mb low moving into the SW Alaska mainland pushes
over the eastern Bering Sea, Bering Strait, and Chukchi Sea. High
pressure associated with a 1026 mb high over the Siberian Arctic
Coast will move over the western Chukchi Sea, Chukotsk Peninsula,
and Gulf of Anadyr Sun night.



PKZ200-231400-
Norton Sound-
230 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

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

TONIGHT
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers.

SAT
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SUN
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON
N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. 



PKZ210-231400-
Dall Point to Wales-
230 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT
N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN
N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON
N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. 



PKZ215-231400-
Kotzebue Sound-
230 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

TONIGHT
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SUN
N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. 



PKZ220-231400-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
230 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SAT
NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SUN
N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

MON
N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

WED
NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. 



SDB Sep 17