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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
433 AM AKDT THU MAY 28 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1031 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ARCTIC WILL
REMAIN STATIONARY TODAY THEN BUILD TO 1037 MB AS THE CENTER MOVES
NORTHWEST TO 80N 180 BY FRI NIGHT. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL REMAIN OVER EASTERN MAINLAND ALASKA WITH A WEAK RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN MAINLAND.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG...RAIN.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING THEN
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.

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