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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

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.

PKZ298-191215-
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 976 MB LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM S OF THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST TO NEAR BRISTOL BAY BY SUNDAY MORNING
AS A 982 MB LOW. A 982 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND
SUNDAY MORNING AS WELL. ANOTHER SURFACE LOW CENTER WILL FORM NEAR
KOTZEBUE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE
HIGH ARCTIC.

$$

PKZ225-191215-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.SUN...NE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ230-191215-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT.

$$

PKZ235-191215-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ240-191215-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ245-191215-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
149 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.

$$

JK/LTH APR 15


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