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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAFG 222242
CWFWCZ

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
242 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 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.

PKZ299-231345-
242 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

BROAD LOW PRESSURE IN CHUKOTKA THIS EVENING WILL MOVE TO THE
KOTZEBUE SOUND AS A 1001 MB LOW BY 4PM WED. THE LOW WILL
SPREAD OUT AND MOVE EAST ACROSS THE WEST COAST AND NORTHERN
ALASKA WED THEN MOVE TO NORTHEAST ALASKA EARLY THU.



PKZ200-231345-
NORTON SOUND-
242 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.

WED
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ210-231345-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
242 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
N WINDS 25 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT. FOG.

WED
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



PKZ215-231345-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
242 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 



PKZ220-231345-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
242 PM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.

WED
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



ET/CCC JUL 14