334  
FZAK51 PAFG 040521 AAA  
CWFNSB  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ARCTIC ALASKA...UPDATED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
 
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.  
 
PKZ298-041515-  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE HAS MOVED OVER THE AREA WITH A 1024 MB HIGH IN THE  
ARCTIC PLAIN. THE HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE E AS A 975 MB LOW MOVES  
N INTO CHUKOTKA AND A WEATHER FRONT MOVE ACROSS THE WESTERN  
ARCTIC. STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE ARCTIC  
OVERNIGHT.  
 

 
 
PKZ225-041515-  
CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
 
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH  
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG, SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS. FREEZING SPRAY.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM  
OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY  
1 NM OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM  
OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS. FREEZING SPRAY.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
WED
 
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ230-041515-  
CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
 
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY  
MORNING...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT  
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. BLOWING  
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS. FREEZING SPRAY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM  
OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR  
LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM  
OR LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.  
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.    
WED
 
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ235-041515-  
POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT SUNDAY MORNING
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
SE WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY  
1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN
 
SE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 KT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 20 KT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 15 KT.  
 

 
 
PKZ240-041515-  
CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
 
...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM EARLY SUNDAY MORNING  
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY  
1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
MON
 
E WINDS 30 KT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 KT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 30 KT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 20 KT.    
THU
 
SW WINDS 20 KT.  
 

 
 
PKZ245-041515-  
FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-  
821 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2022  
 
...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH  
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING E.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
MON
 
E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 35 KT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 25 KT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 25 KT.  
 

 
 
DEC 22  
 
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