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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
324 PM AKST Sat Nov 18 2017

...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A 988 mb low currently over the Gulf of Anadyr will
move rapidly south and east tonight to be located over Norton
Sound as a 984 mb low tonight and southeast of Kodiak Island
Sunday morning. A low pressure trough will trail behind the low
through Monday over western Alaska. A ridge of high pressure
continues to build south and east over the high arctic ocean and
north slope Monday.

Norton Sound-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 40 kt becoming W. Seas 8 ft. Freezing fog.
Snow. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Dall Point to Wales-

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W winds 45 kt. Seas 16 ft building to 22 ft. Fog.
Freezing rain. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NW winds 50 kt. Seas 22 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 45 kt. Seas 8 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1
NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 45 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SUN...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

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