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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

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.

PKZ298-230030-
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
AN ELONGATED 1028 MB HIGH EXTENDS FROM 800 NM NORTH OF WRANGEL
ISLAND TO 300 MILES EAST OF BANKS ISLAND AND SOUTHEASTWARD. BY
TUESDAY MORNING THE HIGH WILL EXTEND FROM 700 NM NORTH OF BANKS
ISLAND SOUTHWARD TO THE NORTHWEST TERRITORIES MAINLAND. A WEAK
1007 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW LATE MON MORNING
AND MOVE TO 400 NM NORTH OF WRANGEL ISLAND BY TUE AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ225-230030-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT.  

$$

PKZ230-230030-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 35 KT.  

$$

PKZ235-230030-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.  

$$

PKZ240-230030-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. 
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 5 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.  

$$

PKZ245-230030-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
313 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 10 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 10 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 KT. 
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.  

$$

RF/RM DEC 14


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