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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
225 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

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.

PKZ299-271245-
225 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST...
A 1027 MB HIGH WILL MOVE OVER NORTON SOUND THIS AFTERNOON AND
KOTZEBUE SOUND BY FRI. THIS HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN MERGE WITH A
RIDGE OVER THE ARCTIC. A 992 MB LOW OVER THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS
WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE N AND DISSIPATE OVER THE NORTHERN KAMCHATKA
PENINSULA LATE FRI.

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PKZ200-271245-
NORTON SOUND-
225 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WEAK RIDGING WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN
BERING SEA.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ210-271245-
DALL POINT TO WALES-
225 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ215-271245-
KOTZEBUE SOUND-
225 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT BECOMING NE. FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.  

$$

PKZ220-271245-
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-
225 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. 
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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MAK/NTS MAY 16


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