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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
224 PM AKST MON FEB 27 2017
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...1009 MB LOW OVER EASTERN BROOKS RANGE WITH TROUGH
EXTENDING  ACROSS POINT HOPE WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN TODAY. A
STRONG HIGH  PRESSURE OVER EASTERN SIBERIA WILL STRENGTHEN TO
AROUND 1048 MB  OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA BY TUE
AFTERNOON...WITH RIDGING  EXTENDING EAST ACROSS THE NORTH SLOPE
THROUGH WED MORNING.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

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