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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAFG

FZAK51 PAFG 241213
CWFNSB

Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

Arctic 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.

PKZ298-250400-
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST

A 1014 mb low 90 nm northwest of Wainwright moves northeast as a
1013 mb low 300 nm north of Prudhoe Bay by this afternoon. This
low then moves northeast as a 1004 mb low 450 nm northeast of
Kaktovik by Saturday afternoon.



PKZ225-250400-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

TODAY
SW winds 10 kt becoming E. Seas 2 ft. Fog and freezing
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.

TONIGHT
SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SAT
S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SUN
NE winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

TUE
N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 



PKZ230-250400-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

TODAY
W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing spray.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing fog.

SAT
SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SAT NIGHT
E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SUN
E winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON
E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 



PKZ235-250400-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

TODAY
SW winds 20 kt. Fog and freezing fog.

TONIGHT
W winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.

SAT
W winds 15 kt. Freezing fog.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 10 kt. Freezing fog.

SUN
E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 20 kt.

MON
E winds 15 kt.

TUE
E winds 10 kt. 



PKZ240-250400-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING...

TODAY
W winds 20 kt. Freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.

TONIGHT
W winds 25 kt. Fog and freezing fog.

SAT
W winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt. Freezing fog.

SUN
E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 20 kt.

MON
E winds 20 kt.

TUE
E winds 20 kt. 



PKZ245-250400-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
413 AM AKDT Fri May 24 2019

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING...

TODAY
W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.

TONIGHT
W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SAT
W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing fog.

SUN
E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing fog.

SUN NIGHT
E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 



May 19