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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 011349 AAA
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
549 AM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

UPDATED SYNOPSIS

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.

PKZ299-020315-
549 AM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

A 1002 MB LOW 300 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL MOVE TO 500 NM
NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT BY 4PM SAT AND THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN IN
PLACE. A SECOND LOW WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CHUKCHI SEA ON SUN
TO 200 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW BY 4PM MON AS A 1003 MB LOW. A 1029
MB HIGH IN THE SOUTHEAST BERING SEA WILL PERSIST THROUGH MON.



PKZ200-020315-
NORTON SOUND-
549 AM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING


TODAY
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.

SUN
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

MON
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

TUE
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

WED
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ210-020315-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
549 AM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING


TODAY
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

SUN
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

MON
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 

TUE
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 

WED
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ215-020315-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
549 AM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

TODAY
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

MON
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 

TUE
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 

WED
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ220-020315-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
549 AM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING...

TODAY
SW WINDS 20 KT DECREASING TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
RAIN. FOG. 

TONIGHT
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

SUN
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

MON
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

TUE
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

WED
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



AUG 15