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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 251208
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
408 AM AKDT SAT OCT 25 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.

PKZ299-260015-
408 AM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND
EASTERN BERING SEA AND CHUKCHI SEA. A SERIES OF WEATHER FRONTS
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH MON. A RAPIDLY DEEPENING LOW
MOVES FROM THE KAMCHATKA PENINSULA TO ST LAWRENCE ISLAND BY EARLY
MONDAY AT 968MB THEN MOVES SE MON NIGHT.



PKZ200-260015-
NORTON SOUND-
408 AM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING


TODAY
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.

MON
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ210-260015-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
408 AM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG.

SUN
S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 22 FT. RAIN.

MON
S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 



PKZ215-260015-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
408 AM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

TODAY
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. FREEZING
SPRAY.

MON
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ220-260015-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
408 AM AKDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING


TODAY
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TUE
S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

WED
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 



SDB/NTS OCT 14