867  
FZAK52 PAFG 171125  
CWFWCZ  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
325 AM AKDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
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.  
 
PKZ299-180200-  
325 AM AKDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHWEST COAST
 
 
A 989 MB LOW 180 NM SOUTH OF NUNIVAK ISLAND WILL DRIFT SOUTHEAST  
TO BE OVER BRISTOL BAY AS A 998 MB LOW BY THURSDAY MORNING. HIGH  
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE WESTERN BERING SEA THROUGH THURSDAY  
MORNING.  
 

 
 
PKZ200-180200-  
NORTON SOUND-  
325 AM AKDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ210-180200-  
DALL POINT TO WALES-  
325 AM AKDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ215-180200-  
KOTZEBUE SOUND-  
325 AM AKDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.    
SAT
 
E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PKZ220-180200-  
WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-  
325 AM AKDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY  
MORNING...  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.    
SUN
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.  
 

 
 
OCT 18  
 
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