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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 302229
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
229 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 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.

PKZ299-311200-
229 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WILL MOVE NORTHEAST THU NIGHT.
A 974 MB LOW NORTH OF ADAK WILL MOVE TO OUTER BRISTOL BAY BY 4PM
FRI AND THEN BE NEARLY STATIONARY AS IT WEAKENS THROUGH SUN.



PKZ200-311200-
NORTON SOUND-
229 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.

FRI
NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ210-311200-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
229 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI
NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



PKZ215-311200-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
229 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



PKZ220-311200-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
229 PM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY
NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN
E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

MON
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



JL OCT 14