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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 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.

PKZ298-301415-
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
A 1029 MB HIGH CENTERED NEAR BARROW WILL MOVE EAST INTO THE
BEAUFORT SEA...CENTERING NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY AT 4PM WED.
A WEAK WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OUT OF EASTERN RUSSIA TO LIE FROM
CAPE LISBURNE NORTH AT 4PM WED...AND CONTINUE NORTHEAST TO
LIE FROM BARROW NORTHWEST AT 4AM THU.

$$

PKZ225-301415-
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT
BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SAT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ230-301415-
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT BECOMING E 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE TONIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ235-301415-
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING E THIS EVENING. E
WINDS INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. 
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT.  

$$

PKZ240-301415-
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.  

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PKZ245-301415-
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT...DIMINISHING. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. 
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT TURNING E. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  

$$

DJH/NTS JUL 14



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