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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAFG

FZAK52 PAFG 192339
CWFWCZ

Coastal Waters Forecast for Northwest Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
239 PM AKST Fri Jan 19 2018

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.

PKZ299-201515-
239 PM AKST Fri Jan 19 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST

High pressure continues to build across the eastern Bering and
Chukchi Seas. A 1032 mb high will move southeast from the Gulf of
Anadyr reaching and persist near St. Matthew Island through Sun.



PKZ200-201515-
Norton Sound-
239 PM AKST Fri Jan 19 2018

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 kt.

SAT
W winds 10 kt.

SAT NIGHT
N winds 15 kt.

SUN
N winds 15 kt.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 15 kt.

MON
N winds 15 kt.

MON NIGHT
N winds 15 kt.

TUE
N winds 10 kt.

WED
N winds 15 kt. 



PKZ210-201515-
Dall Point to Wales-
239 PM AKST Fri Jan 19 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Heavy freezing
spray.

SAT
W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

SAT NIGHT
N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

SUN
N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

MON
N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

MON NIGHT
N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

TUE
N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED
N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. 



PKZ215-201515-
Kotzebue Sound-
239 PM AKST Fri Jan 19 2018

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 kt.

SAT
N winds 10 kt.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 20 kt.

SUN
NW winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 20 kt.

MON
NW winds 15 kt.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 kt.

TUE
N winds 10 kt.

WED
N winds 10 kt. 



PKZ220-201515-
Wales to Cape Thompson-
239 PM AKST Fri Jan 19 2018

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 kt becoming S.

SAT
N winds 15 kt.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 kt.

SUN
NW winds 20 kt.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 20 kt.

MON
NW winds 15 kt.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 15 kt.

TUE
N winds 15 kt.

WED
N winds 20 kt. 



Jan 18