557  
FZAK52 PAFG 202243  
CWFWCZ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
243 PM AKDT WED SEP 20 2017  
 
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.  
 
PKZ299-211400-  
243 PM AKDT WED SEP 20 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST
 
 
A 1017 MB HIGH OVER THE GULF OF ANADYR WILL SLIDE SW. A TROUGH  
OVER THE WEST COAST EXTENDS N OVER KOTZEBUE SOUND, AND WILL  
REMAIN STATIONARY AS A 995 MB LOW S OF THE ALEUTIANS MOVES TO  
BRISTOL BAY BY FRI MORNING AND A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE  
MOVES OVER MAINLAND ALASKA.  
 

 
 
PKZ200-211400-  
NORTON SOUND-  
243 PM AKDT WED SEP 20 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ210-211400-  
DALL POINT TO WALES-  
243 PM AKDT WED SEP 20 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.   
THU
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.   
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.    
FRI
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.    
SAT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ215-211400-  
KOTZEBUE SOUND-  
243 PM AKDT WED SEP 20 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. FOG.   
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ220-211400-  
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-  
243 PM AKDT WED SEP 20 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.   
THU
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.   
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.  
 

 
 
SDB SEP 17  
 
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