047  
FZAK52 PAFG 172333  
CWFWCZ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
333 PM AKDT THU SEP 17 2020  
 
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.  
 
PKZ299-181445-  
333 PM AKDT THU SEP 17 2020  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST
 
 
A STRONG LOW OVER SOUTHWEST ALASKA WILL MOVE TO THE SEWARD  
PENINSULA AS A 985 MB LOW BY 4AM FRI AND THEN WEAKEN SLOWLY IN  
PLACE THROUGH SUN. A LOW MOVING INTO THE SOUTHWEST BERING SEA ON  
SAT WILL MOVE TO THE SOUTHEAST BERING SEA ON SUN.  
 

 
 
PKZ200-181445-  
NORTON SOUND-  
333 PM AKDT THU SEP 17 2020  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG, RAIN.   
FRI
 
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG, RAIN.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG, RAIN.   
SAT
 
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG, RAIN.   
SAT NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.   
SUN
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ210-181445-  
DALL POINT TO WALES-  
333 PM AKDT THU SEP 17 2020  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN.   
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.   
SAT
 
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.   
SAT NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.   
SUN
 
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ215-181445-  
KOTZEBUE SOUND-  
333 PM AKDT THU SEP 17 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT BECOMING E 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.  
FOG, RAIN.   
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.   
SAT NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ220-181445-  
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-  
333 PM AKDT THU SEP 17 2020  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.   
FRI
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG, RAIN.   
FRI NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG, RAIN.   
SAT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.   
SAT NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.   
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.  
 

 
 
SEP 20  
 
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