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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
221 PM AKDT THU JUL 31 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1022 MB HIGH OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA WILL WEAKEN
THROUGH FRI. A 999 MB LOW NORTH OF WRANGEL ISLAND WILL MOVE 200
NM NORTH OF BARTER ISLAND BY 4AM SAT AS A 1009 MB LOW THEN
CONTINUE EAST. AN ASSOCIATED WARM FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE LOW
SOUTH TO BARROW WILL MOVE TO BARTER ISLAND BY 4PM FRI. A COLD
FRONT TRAILING THE LOW WILL MOVE TO THE WESTERN ARCTIC COAST BY
4AM FRI...THEN TO BARTER ISLAND TO POINT LAY BY 4PM FRI.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. GUSTS 25 KT NEAR CAPE LISBURNE. SEAS 3
FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY LESS THAN 1 NM.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. DRIZZLE.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. DRIZZLE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT. FOG. DRIZZLE.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT.  FOG.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

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