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FZAK52 PAFG 261222  
CWFWCZ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
422 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 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.  
 
PKZ299-270215-  
422 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST
 
 
A 999MB LOW CURRENTLY 100 NM N OF BARROW WILL MOVE  
TO 375 NM NW OF WAINWRIGHT BY SATURDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE  
TO MOVE TO THE NORTHWEST. A 1002 MB LOW 100 NM W OF POINT HOPE  
WILL WEAKEN IN PLACE TODAY. A 1004 MB LOW JUST SOUTH OF ST.  
LAWRENCE ISLAND WILL MOVE TO JUST SOUTH OF TIN CITY BY THIS  
EVENING AND WILL THEN WEAKEN IN PLACE.  

 
 
PKZ200-270215-  
NORTON SOUND-  
422 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TODAY
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS.   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
MON
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ210-270215-  
DALL POINT TO WALES-  
422 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TODAY
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.    
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ215-270215-  
KOTZEBUE SOUND-  
422 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TODAY
 
S WINDS 15 KT.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 5 KT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 KT.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 15 KT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 15 KT.  
 

 
 
PKZ220-270215-  
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-  
422 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
TODAY
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING FOG.    
TONIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SAT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  
 

 
 
MAY 17  
 
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